Young Achievers Awards on Opportunity Ocean
- The Venture or Activity: The name of your venture or organization. It’s vision and mission, the length of operation, industry and target Market.
- The Entrepreneur or Leader: How was this opportunity identified? How did you start? How did this happen? How were you able to apply and maintain high personal standards through challenges faced?
- The Innovation or Creativity of the venture/Activity: What makes it different from other ventures/activities in that particular industry. How was this opportunity spotted? How was this opportunity exploited? (i.e. how was the idea made a reality). How is the innovation different in comparison to what was previously being done? What is the competitive advantage this innovation has given the organization?
- The Impact Caused: The nature of the change brought by the venture/activity, how to measure sustainability of the impact. This impact can be upon: The market or industry (e.g. creating demand), the community (e.g. improving local employment through job creation / development) and the organization (e.g. increasing retention rates, CSR)
- Eligibility. This award recognizes young change makers who are below the age of 35.
Categories for the Young Achievers Awards
- Young Achievers Award for Social Entrepreneurship
- Young Achievers Award for Farming and Agro-Processing
- Young Achievers Award for Business
- Young Achievers Award for Media and Journalism Excellence
- Young Achievers Award for Innovations and ICT
- Young Achievers Awards for the Creative Arts (Music, Fashion, Film and Photography)
- Young Achievers Award for Outstanding Sports Personality
- Heroine/Heroes Award
- Overall Young Achiever of the Year
- Lifetime Achievement Award
The Nomination process for Young Achievers Awards is a free and fair process
that offers equal opportunity to all eligible applicants.
- Download The Nomination Form
- Fill in the required information
- Send it to firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively, you can download the application form here
Or fill the Nomination form
Or Apply Online