Outstanding Young Floridians

JCI Florida believes in everyday heroes and cherishes the opportunity to honor them at our annual Outstanding Young Floridians (OYF) Awards Program. Individuals receive awards for their exceptional service in a specific category or profession.  Each award recipient must be between the ages of 18 – 40 (inclusive) with the exception of The Hillary McCabe Outstanding Student Award, The Outstanding Floridian Award, and the Pioneer Awards.

2015 Congress of Outstanding Young Floridians & Pioneers

2015 Congress of Outstanding Young Floridians & Pioneers


      • The Hillary McCabe Memorial Award (Outstanding Local High School Student)
      • Pioneer Awards
      • The Outstanding Floridian
      • Outstanding Young Religious Leader (OYRL)
      • The J. L. McMullen Award (Good Government Award)
      • Outstanding Young Farmer Award
      • The Ralph M. Williams, Jr. Memorial Award (Outstanding Young Educator Award)
      • The Arthur Kail Memorial Award (Outstanding Young Firefighter / EMT)
      • The Col. William Carr Memorial Award (Entrepreneur of the Year)
      • Outstanding Young Environmentalist Award
      • The Cooper-Taylor-Moon Memorial Award (Public Safety / Law Enforcement)
      • The General “Chappieā€ James Memorial Award (Outstanding American)

Nominate  here, or Download a Paper Nomination Here

Learn more about becoming a sponsor of the Outstanding Young Floridians awards programs here.