JCI marina & PAYM presents

Singapore young entrepreneurs award

About SYEA

The Singapore Young Entrepreneurs Award (SYEA) is a youth empowerment initiative founded by a team of youth passionate in making an impact in the business world.

SYEA aims to honor and empower local youth entrepreneurs who have implemented commercially viable and sustainable changes to their businesses, with stellar results.

About SYEA

Our 2020 key themes

Innovation & Sustainability

Tiding Over Covid-19 Pandemic

UN Sustainable Development Goals


COVID-19 has made  year 2020 a very challenging year for all individuals and businesses. However, with every challenge comes an opportunity. The pandemic has shown the importance of being resilient and innovative to stay afloat. It is vital for businesses to be able to tide through this challenging period; while strategizing to thrive in the post-Covid-19 economy.


30 award winners will be our future ambassadors of change. In line with the UNSDG (United Nations Sustainable Development Goals), they will go on to champion sustainable business solutions and best practices in their respective industries.

There will also be a series of business programs and seminars to equip young entrepreneurs in Singapore with the knowledge and skill sets to prepare them for the post COVID-19 economy.


The Organizer

About JCI Marina

Junior Chamber International (JCI) is a worldwide not-for-profit association of young people between the ages of 18 and 40. We are a non-profit organization with strong youth network globally, focusing on empowering young active citizens. 

Junior Chamber International (JCI) Marina Singapore is a local chapter of JCI in Singapore. In line with the organization’s mission to empower young people to create positive change locally in Singapore, JCI Marina Singapore has founded the Singapore Young Entrepreneur award.

Co Organizer

About PAYM

As a leading youth organisation, the People’s Association Youth Movement (PAYM) has been reaching out to youths in Singapore from the ages of 12 to 35 since 1971. Over 40 years, PAYM has been offering a wide spectrum of interesting and meaningful programmes and initiatives to excite, engage and empower the youths in creating a vibrant youth community.

This communal bonding is further reinforced through the Youth Executive Committees (YECs) at the Community Clubs (CCs). Youth Club members are elected into the YECs which involve them in various programmes and activities, and with the grassroots organizations to implement community development projects for residents in their respective constituencies.

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