Junior Chamber International Creative Young Entrepreneur Award 2014 (JCI CYEA) is to be hosted by JCI Petaling Jaya. The JCI CYEA was launched in 2005 worldwide by Junior Chamber International as their yearly program, designed specifically to recognize and honour exceptionally creative young entrepreneurs in their success. The purpose of the JCI CYEA is to honour & celebrate creative young entrepreneurs and promote and support business creativity and new enterprise development among youth. JCI CYEA aims to foster entrepreneurial spirit amongst youth and encourage creativity and innovation.
JCI CYEA is a platform for any entrepreneur or executive between 18 to 40 years old, as long as they are business owners/ managers who are primarily responsible for the start-up of a new business and/or implemented creative measures or method that result in positive outcomes in their business operation.
All nominations must be submitted using the online nomination form located on the JCI website. Our panel of judges comprise of leaders in public and private sectors, who are required to possess high integrity and credibility. Each year three winners from Malaysia level will represent Malaysia to compete at the world level. The world top three finalists will be invited to attend JCI World Congress to present their company profile and all expenses for airfare, registration and accommodation will be paid by JCI.
Throughout the years, JCI CYEA gained tremendous support from the Government and Private sector in recognising the great initiative by JCI Malaysia to honour, recognise ,and support the successful young entrepreneur in Malaysia. The finalist will not only get to showcase their talent and achievement but also sere as a role model to the member of the citizen due to their great personality.
In JCI, we aim to serve the community , to be an active citizen and to create positive change. In order to enable more people especially young people to be benefited through the JCI CYEA, we have made some changes in order to accommodate more people and to allow more people to be exposed to this wonderful event.