Recognizing Young Nebraskans

We are excited to announce our first ever Young Nebraskans Week awards event, presented by Connecting Young Nebraskans and the Nebraska Department of Economic Development. We will be celebrating talented, influential young Nebraskans who are making a positive impact in their workplaces and communities. 


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Who Can Apply?

  • Must  be between 18-40 years of age as of April 15, 2020.
  • Must be a resident of Nebraska.
  • Does not need to be a member of any young professional organizations.
  • Each person may only win one award per year, buy may apply to multiple.

What do Winners Receive?

  • A certificate and plaque from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (great for your office and your resume) 
  • Recognition on the Nebraska Good Life Social and Connectong Young Nebraskans Social Media Accounts

Award Categories

Applications will close on Friday, April 3rd, 2020

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YNW Coordinator

Office: 402-471-3765
Cell: 402-432-0912


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