Now Accepting Nominations!
Nomination Deadline: June 15, 2016
Show your current and future employers that you’re a trailblazer in the community! Recognize your own achievements or nominate another young professional for AmCham Shanghai’s Future Leaders of the Year Awards.
Winners will be recognized at an awards ceremony and will receive free AmCham Shanghai training credits and exposure in AmCham Shanghai’s online and in-print platforms.
Nominations will be accepted from both members and non-members of AmCham Shanghai under the age of 35. Finalists and winners will be selected by a panel of expert judges in July and will be invited to attend the Awards ceremony at AmCham Shanghai’s Member Briefing in August where the three final winners will be announced. The final submission deadline for nominations is June 15, 2016.
FUTURE LEADER OF THE YEAR AWARD
EXPERIENCE: Has over two years of professional experience in China and demonstrates clear progression and growth in career
LEADERSHIP: Demonstrates proven leadership ability through influential positions in their profession and community
VISION: Conveys a clear vision of long-term professional goals
US/CHINA BUSINESS EXCHANGE AWARD
ADAPTABILITY: Ability to excel in a cross-cultural environment, manage diverse teams and demonstrate innovative approaches to resolving cultural misunderstandings
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT: Commitment to building bridges and making connections in the business and non-profit communities
LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY: English/Chinese language proficiency
OWNERSHIP: Is an owner, partner or share holder of at least 25 percent of a business based in Shanghai and demonstrates positive social and/or economic impact in the region
INNOVATION: Demonstrates commitment and passion for transforming traditional practices through an innovative product, service, approach or idea
PERSERVERANCE: Demonstrates capacity to be an independent thinker, to overcome business obstacles and to take risks in the face of uncertainty
Winners will receive:
10,000 RMB of AmCham Shanghai Training Credits
Recognition on the AmCham Shanghai Website
A feature in AmCham Shanghai's Insight Magazine
A plaque and photo opportunity at the Future Leaders of the Year Awards Ceremony
June 15: Nominations Close
July 21: Finalists Selected and Announced
August 2: Awards Ceremony
For more information about the nomination process or the awards, please contact Sara Harari at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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