Star Interns Challenge
From 14 March to 8 April 2016, STARR Wealth Advisory, supported by Great Eastern Financial Advisers (GEFA), proudly organized the inaugural Star Interns Challenge.
The competition aimed to unleash the hidden potential of participants as future entrepreneurs.
Selected participants went through a 4-week intensive program which included training by professional speakers and entrepreneurs, and undertaking different levels of team challenges that tapped on the teams' critical thinking skills and creativity, and innovative spirits.
The purpose of this competition is to:
Foster entrepreneurship to the younger generation
For participants to apply and enhance their skill sets in real-life work
environment through various challenges in the competition
Participants get maximum exposure to gain valuable learning experience in the financial industry and help prepare their transition to the real competitive business world.
For interns who display excellent performance and potential, this is also a great career opportunity as they may be offered an attractive contract to join the profession in a well-established organisation.
7 teams of Polytechnic students came together to compete for the championship.
After 3 rounds of competitive challenges,
Champions, clinching the Grand Prize of $10,000 - Singapore Poly's Team
First Runner-Up, with a cash prize of $2,000 - Ngee Ann Poly’s Team
Second Runner-Up, with a cash prize of $1,000 - Temasek Poly's Team