2014 UK TOYP Honorees

In alphabetical order, the 2014 UK final Ten Outstanding Young Persons were awarded to

SHAUN DIAS

Political, legal, and/or governmental affairs.

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Amongst other achievements, Shaun is the Youngest British Sri Lankan Candidate in the country.

Follow Shaun on twitter @DiasShaun

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GERARD JONES

Business, economic, and/or entrepreneurial accomplishment. 

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Founder of the Gerard School of Football - and the only coach not working with elite footballers to be given 1000-1 odds to be the next England manager!!

Follow Gerard on twitter @Gerard_Jones

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RICH JONES

Humanitarian and/or voluntary leadership.

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Founder of The Joshua Project (www.joshuaproject.org.uk), supporting disadvantaged and disaffected young people through the education system. Rich was shortlisted in the final 20 of the global TOYP competition

Follow Rich on twitter @RichJonesUK

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SOPHIE MAXWELL

Business, economic, and/or entrepreneurial accomplishment. 

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Founder of the Really NEET College (www.reallyneet.co.uk) - transforming disadvantaged people into entrepreneurs.

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KONSTANTIN NOVOSOLEV

Scientific and/or technological development.

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Academic researcher focussing on graphene. Awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics in 2010.

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ALEX SWALLOW

Humanitarian and/or voluntary leadership. 

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Social Entrepreneur at http://www.alexswallow.com

Follow Alex on twitter @AlexSwallow

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LUCIE TREACHER

Cultural achievement. 

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Outstanding singer/songwriter who has travelled the world for inspiration and to mentor others through outreach projects.

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KATY WINTERSCHLADEN

Contribution to children, world peace, and/or human rights. 

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Regional Charity Manager for Cash for Kids. Oversaw Mission Christmas - delivered £2.3m worth of gifts to over 43,000 children!

Follow Katy on twitter @KWinterschladen

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LIZ YOXALL

Contribution to children, world peace, and/or human rights.

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 Founder of Giraffe Learning and Glee Bah Gum community choir. Dedicated to raising aspirations of young people

Follow Liz on twitter @LizYoxall

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