HELP US

To find 100 Young Independents 2017 To WIN R250 000 across categories

THE YOUNG INDEPENDENTS (TYI)

is once again looking for 100 inspiring and aspiring leaders to laud and applaud. But this year, we want to reward them too!

OUR 100 YOUNG INDEPENDENTS WILL EACH WIN:

  • A profile in The Young Independents special edition across the Independents Papers across South Africa in 2017.
  • A profile on our youth platform www.theyoungindependents.co.za
  • Exposure on our Social Media platforms
  • The chance to win R50 000 in one of five categories
  • Exclusive invitation to the launch event in JHB in 2017.
  • Invitations to relevant seminars and networks

Visit http://tyi.co.za/mzansis100news/news/ to view last year’s winners.

If you think you know someone who embodies one (or more) of the categories below, please nominate them today so we can celebrate them tomorrow.:

OUR FIVE CATEGORIES:

DISRUPTORS: young people challenging the status quo/traditional thinking with their unconventional ideas and action. (think artists,writers,media,civil society leaders)

HEALERS: young people who are chosen to heal our planet and society with their hands and heads. (think: environmentalists,medical practitioners,educators,NGO workers.)

INFLUENCERS: young people who are influencing the actions and behaviours of brands,policies and people. (think: government leaders,trend setters,social media gurus,critics)

INNOVATORS: young people inventing new products, business ideas or services that are changing the way we live, work and play. (think: business drivers,technology gurus,scientists,architects,chefs)

TRAILBLAZERS: young people leading their field at a local and even international level. They are awarded and applauded (think: top sport stars,academics,scientists and business leaders)

YOUR NOMINATION MUST INCLUDE:

  • Name and contact details of your nominee (At least an email address but preferably a phone number too)
  • Your contact details
  • 250 words motivating why you think your candidate should be included on our list of 100 inspiring leaders.