24housing magazine is proud to present the 12 shortlisted candidates for this year's Young Leaders award. Over the next two weeks, readers of both the 24dash and 24housing websites are invited to vote for who they think should qualify for the final five based on the testimonials provided below. This year's Young Leaders award has proved more popular than ever with nearly 100 entries from housing organisations across the UK. To make the shortlisted 12 is an achievement in itself. Voting is open until Friday, February 15 and the successful candidates will be revealed in the March edition of 24housing. So without further ado, here are our 12 candidates. The rest is up to you!