George Town, 5 September 2014 - The Young Caymanian Leaders Foundation today announces the names of the five finalists who have been selected to participate in this year's YCLA Award.
The ceremony and Awards dinner will be held on Saturday, November 1, at the Ritz Carlton, where the finalists will be recognised and the winner revealed.
Celebrating its 14th Anniversary this year, the Young Caymanian Leadership Awards programme was conceived to identify, celebrate and honour outstanding young people in the community who make a difference through their actions, behaviour and leadership, and who serve as role models for the youth of Cayman.
Nominations are sollicited each year from members of the public and are open to any Caymanian between the ages of 20 and 35. Any person can nominate another, including a family member, friend, or colleague. All candidates are subject to a rigourous screening and selection process by the YCLA nominations committee to narrow the field to the five young leaders who are the focus of the gala Awards ceremony.