Celebrate the achievements of youth entrepreneurs on a national level and recognises their contributions to the Singapore startup ecosystem.

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2018 Awardees: Open Category

Gold Award

Tong Nhat Duong

Tong is the co-founder of Homage, a social enterprise and raised US$1.2 million in seed funding from established VCs and angel investors in Singapore.

He also serves as an Advisory Board Member of SMU Social Impact Accelerator, mentoring the social enterprises in the programme. Besides SMU, he is also a mentor at a few other startup organizations, including ACE. Tong is a Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia honouree.

Silver Award

Erik Cheong

Erik is the co-founder of Park N Parcel, a logistics startup that leverages on the sharing economy model to turn unused residential & commercial spaces into self-collection points – solving missed parcels problem for online shoppers. 

Erik constantly shares his knowledge in entrepreneurship with other youths at various events and panel discussions. He was also an awardee of the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia list.

Bronze Award

Jackie Tan Yen

Jackie is the co-founder and CEO of fundMyLife, a question-and-answer platform that intelligently connects consumers to the right financial advisers based on their financial planning questions. Consumers can also browse adviser reviews and client testimonials.

Jackie has been giving back to the ecosystem consistently through being a judge or mentor and numerous hackathons and innovation challenges. Jackie has also been listed on Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia.