nomination for 2018 officially end


Pre-registration had been extended from 30th June to 31st July 2018


10 category

  1. Business, Economic, and/or Entrepreneurial Accomplishment
  2. Political, Legal, and/or Governmental Affairs
  3. Academic Leadership and/or Accomplishment
  4. Cultural Achievement
  5. Moral and/or Environmental Leadership
  6. Contribution to Children, World Peace, and/or Human Rights
  7. Humanitarian and/or Voluntary Leadership
  8. Scientific and/or Technological Development
  9. Personal Improvement and/or Accomplishment
  10. Medical Innovation



Guidelines for TOYM Judging

  1. Nominee’s challenges, problems, scope and nominee’s area of activity;
  2. Exceptional achievements and contribution of nominee;
  3. Nominee’s exceptional achievements and contribution and the extend which it will benefit the community and the nation;
  4. Nominee’s achievements and contribution have lived up to the JCI Creed, “that service in humanity is the best work of life”;
  5. Nominee’s achievements of leadership becoming an inspiration to others.

program rules

  • Nominees must be between the ages of 18 and 40. Nominees born before 1st of January, 1978 or after 31st of December, 2000 are not eligible for JCI TOYM. A certified copy of the ID/Birth Certificate should be submitted along with the nomination form to prove the age of the nominee.
  • The nominee must be a native-born or naturalized citizen of Malaysia, or must have applied for citizenship by 1st of January, 2018.
  • The nominee may not be a current member of the Board at the International level of JCI.
  • The nominee must sign the official nomination form attesting to all facts contained on the form and granting permission for publication of these facts. By signing this form, the nominee also indicates willingness, barring extreme circumstances, to attend the JCI TOYM Awards Ceremony, if selected as a 2018 Finalist.
  • A good quality passport size head-and-shoulder photograph must be submitted with the official nomination form.
  • The nominee must be entered in one of the ten categories listed on the form. Each nominee may be nominated in only one category.
  • A person who passed away between the TOYM nomination cannot be nominated for the TOYM Award.
  • Nomination forms must be received by the 31st July 2018. Nomination forms will only be accepted in ENGLISH.
  • Nominees must be willing to promote the ideals of JCI for the year 2018/2019 after winning the award.
  • A completed Nomination Form must be filled up and submitted via online to with entry fees ONE THOUSAND RINGGIT MALAYSIA (RM1000.00) on or before 31st of July, 2018.
  • All the application/ registration fee are generally non-refundable.
  • Nominees shall grant interviews when requested and to help on further promote the ideals of the awards.
  • The 2018 TOYM Authorized Auditor shall have the authority to conduct an independent audit to the accuracy of the information stated on the submitted information in the 2018 TOYM nomination.
  • Should any fraud information come to light independently of the submission disclosures, the nominee shall be directed to relinquish the TOYM award voluntarily.
  • Any person or organization can nominate one or more individual subjects to the requirements stated below. There is no limit to the number of nominations to be made by each nominator but the nominator cannot be the nominee himself/herself.

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Nomination Officially Ended.
Best of luck to 2018 nominees and whoever missed out the date, follow us and you can prepare yourself for TOYM 2019!


What is in-store for TOYM winners?

– A trophy and a certificate to be present at the Awards Ceremony
– Recognition on the National level
– Media coverage to further your cause
– Networking opportunities (with current and past TOYM winners)
– Collaboration opportunities

What is in-store for TOYP (World) winners?

If you have successfully been selected as one of the TOYP (World) winner, JCI will sponsor your air ticket and registration for JCI World Congress 2019. You will get to meet other TOYP world winners and represent Malaysia on stage where more than 100 countries will be present!
(All participants must be willing to be present at JCI World Congress if selected as a JCI TOYP Honoree)

What are the judging criteria?

The judges are asked to base their decisions on three general criteria:
How well the nominee exemplifies the principles articulated in the JCI Values.
How the person’s achievement may have benefited his or her community, nation or the world.
How the person’s achievement or leadership may have inspired others.

What are the JCI values?

Our values – which nominees must display – include the following:
That the brotherhood of man transcends the sovereignty of nations;
That economic justice can best be won by free men through free enterprise;
That government should be of laws rather than of men;
That earth’s great treasure lies in human personality;
And that service to humanity is the best work of life.

Why is this Award organized?

JCI is a non-profit organization whose members are all enthusiastic and motivated volunteers. We want to find inspiring and active individuals who will serve as role models to our youth. By recognizing these young people, JCI raises the status of socially responsible leaders in this world.

Can I nominate more than one person?

Yes! Of course, as long as you think this person has made an impact on him/her community and has made significant contributions/achievements.

Can I enter more than one category?

No. Each candidate may only be submitted for one category. If you are unsure of which category to select please email Nicholas Beh (Nomination Director) or Nicholas Koay (Organizing Chairperson)

Anything else I should take note?

As with all competitions/awards, judges’ decision will be final. No appeals will be entertained.