We would like to extend our heartiest congratulations to our students namely Lim Min Ying from the Faculty of Engineering (FOE), Teoh Sing Jian from the Faculty of Creative Multimedia (FCM), and Lashvini Velao from the Faculty of Business (FOB) for being selected in the Top 100 Young Talents of MonStar Awards 2022. They were invited to the 5th MonStar Awards Grand Finale, which took place at Panggung Bandaraya on 26 November 2022.
The Top 100 Young Talents were chosen among the 900 nominees from 26 communities and campus partners from 7 countries and handpicked by a panel of judges from various industries including Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir (Malaysian socio-political activist & writer), Natalia Navin (Chief Human Resource Officer of Maxis), Tan Sri Jemilah Mahmood (Humanitarian, Sustainability & Planetary Health Advocate), Chef Wan (Malaysian celebrity chef and entrepreneur), and Hassan Salahuddin (Former Head of Creator Partnership of Meta Malaysia & Pakistan).
MonStar Awards started in 2018 with the mission to discover and recognize young talents whose work, story, or talent(s) influence, innovate & inspire the people and their community. In the last three years, MonStar Awards has received 1000 nominees from across 50 Universities & Colleges in Malaysia. This year marks the 4th edition of the MonStar Awards with a total of 100 nominees from 20 nationalities running for the Top 10 Young Talent Awards and The Most Inspiring Awards.