Call for nominations for York U’s Top 30 Changemakers Under 30

Changemakers FEATURED

decorative image that says To 30 changemakers under 30York University’s young alumni are inspiring positive change around the world and the Office of Alumni Engagement is seeking the community’s help to honour these successful graduates making a meaningful difference in their communities. That’s why it is launching its first-ever list of York U’s Top 30 Changemakers Under 30.

Do you know an environmental activist advocating for social justice and equitable change, or the CEO of a medical tech start-up that’s active in the fight against COVID-19? Or perhaps you know an inspiring alum changing the world in other positive ways? The Office of Alumni Engagement wants to hear from you!

To nominate a York University graduate, fill out this nomination form and tell us why this candidate demonstrates a commitment to creating positive change through their actions and values for York students, the wider community and world around them.

You can also encourage eligible York alumni to self-nominate by filling out this form.

Criteria to apply: Any York grad who is 29 years of age or younger by Dec. 31, 2021. Candidates can self-nominate or nominate eligible peers using this nomination form.

The deadline to apply is Nov. 15. Finalists will be announced in winter 2021.

If you have any questions about the nomination form or how to nominate an outstanding alumni, please visit alumniandfriends/connect/young-alumni or contact Nicole Light, senior alumni engagement officer, at