The initiative which carries the vision to become the Leading and Most Credible program to Rank and Honour Young people in Cameroon and beyond will see various young people in industries being recognised for what they have done to contribute to the economy and development of Cameroon.
Nominees can be submitted on cm.avancemediaafrica.com and will be screen by a board of jury from Cameroon and the 50 finalists will be announced for a voting process to determine who the overall Most Influential Young Cameroonian would be.
Categories opened for nomination include Business, Entertainment, Law & Governance, Lifestyle, Media, Personal Development & Academia, Science & Technology, Leadership & Civil Society, Social Enterprise & Philanthropy and Sports.
Public nominations will be closed on 25th November 2016 pending the announcement of the finalists in December.
Avance Media is also replicating the same ranking in Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa as they partner with various organisations to honour young people across the continent and nominations can be submitted on ke.avancemediaafrica.com, gh.avancemediaafrica.com, ng.avancemediaafrica.com and sa.avancemediaafrica.com respectively for those countries.
The program has drawn partnership with Jagari Designs, CELMBD, My Naija Naira, ITX Business Systems, JustElect, Construction Hub Ltd, Africa Youth Awards, Dream Ambassadors Foundation GH, iCare Hub Africa, Global Skills Exchange, Core Foundation and Project Know Thyself International to execute this project across Africa.
Media Partners include Sysys Blog, Kinnaka TV, Bareta News, Kamer Expression, Henriette Thatcher’s Lounge,
This initiative is meant to serve as a source of inspiration to young people around the world as annually, 100 & 50 young people will be selected as the most influential young people affecting decision-making in their respective countries.
More information can be accessed on through www.avancemediaafrica.com, firstname.lastname@example.org & email@example.com.
Source: Avance Media