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Now Accepting Nominations for the 2019 Haitian American Young Professional Awards

Do you know an outstanding Young Professional in the Haitian community? The U.S. Haitian Chamber of Commerce / Haitian American Business Expo, Inc. is seeking nominations for the 2019 Haitian American Young Professional Awards (HAYPA).

About HAYPA 2019
The Haitian American Young Professional Awards recognize Young Professionals under the age of 45 who continually demonstrate outstanding leadership, exemplary professional accomplishments and commitment to their communities.

The recipients will be honored on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at the Lantana in Randolph, MA. The event brings together both young and established professionals for discussions about leadership trends in the Haitian business community.

Eligibility and Award Criteria (must meet all in order to be eligible)

– Nominee is between the ages of 20-45 (inclusive) at time of nomination
– Demonstrates Professional Leadership, Community Service and Personal Leadership
– Personal Statement (describe nominee activities in 500 words or less)
– Nominated by either a Member or non-member (Nominee can self-nominate)
– Recipient must attend the award ceremony on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at the Lantana in Randolph, Massachusetts.

Award Categories (please select one or multiple categories)

Haitian American Young Professional of the Year: This award is presented to a young professional who has stood out as a business leader in the community. The recipient of this award has exhibited creativity, diligence and excellence in their career.

Haitian American Young Entrepreneur of the Year: This award is presented to a young professional whose vision, innovation, tenacity and leadership in creating a successful and progressive business has made an undoubtedly positive impact on their community.

Haitian American Young Citizen of the Year: This award is presented to a young professional whose commitment, outstanding civic engagement, volunteerism and public service has benefited their community.

Haitian American Young Leader of the Year: This award is presented to a young professional who has demonstrated enthusiasm, ambition and has been an exemplary leader in their community.

Other Award Categories:

U.S. Haitian Chamber Toussaint Louverture Award 
(Recipient will be selected by the U.S. Haitian Chamber Board of Directors and national partners)

U.S. Haitian Chamber Patriotic Award
(Recipient will be selected by the U.S. Haitian Chamber Board of Directors and national partners)

HAYPA Rules and Regulations

Submissions must be received by Wednesday, January 30, 2019.

Sponsorship opportunities for the 2019 Haitian American Young Professional Awards are available.  To reserve your Sponsorship, contact Stanley David at stanleydavid@ushaitianchamber.org or call 781-607-7007.