Call for Nominations for AWIEF Awards 2021

AWIEF opens the nominations for the 2021 annual AWIEF Awards. The prestigious AWIEF Awards recognise, honour, and celebrate women entrepreneurs and business owners in Africa and across various industry sectors for their achievements and contribution to Africa’s inclusive economic growth and social development.

AWIEF Awards cover emerging and established entrepreneurship in the private and not-for-profit sectors. AWIEF Awards nominees are women who have demonstrated outstanding vision and inspiration and have overcome challenges to make a significant social impact and/or become successful in their businesses in line with AWIEF’s core areas of innovation, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership, and socio-economic development.

Entries and nominations for the 2021 AWIEF Awards begin on 15 July 2021 and close on 23 August 2021. You can either nominate yourself or be nominated by someone else.

The eight AWIEF Awards categories are:

YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR AWARD
AGRI ENTREPRENEUR AWARD
EMPOWERMENT AWARD
SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR AWARD
TECH ENTREPRENEUR AWARD
CREATIVE INDUSTRY AWARD
ENERGY ENTREPRENEUR AWARD
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Winners of the 2021 AWIEF Awards will be announced and celebrated at the 7th Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) Virtual Conference and Awards hosted on 2-3 December 2021, with the theme ‘Advancing inclusive, resilient and sustainable growth in the post-COVID-19 African economy’.

To nominate yourself or someone you know, go to:  https://www.judgify.me/AWIEFAwards2021

Deadline: 23 August, 2021