Agribusiness Rising Star | Tuzo Kilimo

Apply for Agribusiness Rising Star 2019

This category recognises young professionals that have made a significant contribution to the advancement of their organisation or the industry as a whole beyond that which is normally expected from individuals of this age and experience. Young is defined as someone who, on 31st December 2018, is not more than 35 years old.

The individual can be nominated by themselves or by a third party, but please ensure you have their permission to do so.

Entry is by a 5 A4 page submission; the judges will be looking for clear information backed up by facts that pays particular attention to the criteria listed below.

  • Employment History: Please provide a one-page CV with details of their employment history as well as courses and qualifications obtained.
  • Contribution: What has been their contribution to the success of their team, organisation or industry as a whole?
  • Achievements: Outline their achievements, including what makes this individual stand out from their colleagues and how they have added value to the business.
  • Highlights: Highlight a recent project or initiative from the last 12 months and quantify its success/how it has helped to improve the business.
  • Include any other statements or facts that support the entry, including a supporting letter from the nominees head of department or supervisor.