TOYP – Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply or nominate somebody?

You will need to complete our application form which can be found here.


Do I have to be a member of JCI to enter? 

No. Candidates can be anyone aged between 18 and 40, regardless of whether or not you are a member of JCI. Of course we would delighted for you to become more involved with JCI Mauritius – learn more about JCI Mauritius here.


How much does it cost to enter? 

Nothing! Unlike many awards, it is free for all applicants to enter these awards.


What are the JCI values?

Our values – which applicants must display – include the following:

That faith in God gives meaning and purpose to human life;

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.


Can I nominate more than one person? 

Although we do not have any restriction, it is not advisable to nominate more than 2 people.


Can I enter more than one category?

No. Each candidate may only be submitted for one category. If unsure which category to select please email us at [email protected].


Can you advise on individual applications? 

To remain impartial, the TOYP team cannot comment on any individual applications. If you require support from JCI to complete your application and/or, if there is anything not covered on this site that you would like further information on, please email us at  [email protected].