Celebrating Youth Entrepreneurship
In its third edition, the National Youth Entrepreneurship Awards (NYEA) celebrates the achievements of outstanding individuals who have displayed entrepreneurial qualities contributed to the startup ecosystem. We hope to inspire and encourage entrepreneurial ambition in youths, and engage youths with the global innovation and entrepreneurship community. An esteemed panel assessed some 30 applicants and have presented the following individuals as awardees.
NYEA 2020 Awardees
Here's what happened at Central Judging!
About the Judging Process
To be honoured on the NYEA Awardee list, qualifying candidates in one of the categories below went through a three-stage process of completing and submitting and application form, a personal essay, and finally, a highly competitive central judging round.
At the central judging round, nominees were judged on the following
Achievements in Entrepreneurship
Contributions to Entrepreneurial Ecosystem and/or Community through Entrepreneurship
Initiating novel efforts for community building and knowledge sharing, volunteering for entrepreneurship outreach events, held positions in school / national entrepreneurship societies, demonstrate social responsibility in his/her business.
Perseverance to overcome adversity, exceptional leadership skills, articulating a convincing mission, vision and aspiration, forward thinking and independent mindset.