About Women World Awards

15th Annual 2022 Women in Business and the Professions World Awards


About

Call for Entries! Women World Awards® celebrate the achievements of all women in business and the professions behind the year’s most outstanding initiatives. The Women World Awards are the world’s premier business awards for female entrepreneurs, executives, employees and the organizations they run. 

Start An Entry, Login, or Create An Account
Awards Timeline and Fees
Submit an application to be the Judge
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

This annual awards program celebrates the individuals and teams who set industry benchmarks for excellence. 

What are the Women World Awards?

Women World Awards recognizes women in business and the professions from all over the world.

The coveted annual Women World Awards program encompasses the world’s best in leadership, innovation, organizational performance, new products and services, and milestones from every major industry in the world. Organizations from all over the world are eligible to submit nominations including public and private, for-profit and non-profit, largest to smallest and new start-ups. 

A1. Company | All Organizational Achievement Awards Categories Group
A2. Company | Women-Owned or -Led Company of the Year Awards Categories Group
A3. Company | Women-Owned or -Led Micro Business of the Year (1 – 10 Employees) Categories Group
A4. Company | Women-Owned or -Led Startup of the Year Awards Categories Group
A5. Organization | Government Awards Categories Group
B1. Women | Individual Awards Categories Group
B2. Women | Woman Excellence of the Year Awards Categories Group
C1. Leadership | Visionary Leadership Categories Group
D1. Team | Management Team Awards Categories Group
E1. Products | New Products or Services Awards Categories Group
F1. Communications, Marketing & PR | Public relations, Media Relations, and Publicity Awards Categories Group
F2. Communications, Marketing & PR | Marketing Campaigns Awards Categories Group
F3. Communications, Marketing & PR | Digital and Media Awards Categories Group
G1. COVID-19 Individual Categories Group
G2. COVID-19 Organization, Marketing & PR, Product and Service Categories Group

All organizations private or public, corporations, nonprofits, associations, vendors and government organizations worldwide are eligible to enter. Categories for the Women World Awards have been updated to reflect the changing roles and responsibilities of women. 

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All entry submissions must be made online only. Supporting material is optional but recommended and can be submitted as website links or as attachments.

If you have already created an account and would like to start, edit, save, or submit nominations then Login Here

First let us know about yourself so that we can direct you to the submission portal. After pressing submit you will be required to “Create a New Account”.

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Awards Timeline and Fees

There are 4 deadlines and the fees increase after each deadline. 

    Early-Bird entry deadlineRegular entry deadlineLate entry deadlineLast chance deadline
    Original Fees Discounted by20%10%5%No Discount
    Fees for Categories Groups: A4, A5, and G1FreeFreeFree$110
    Fees for Categories Groups: A3$160$180$190$200
    Fees for Categories Groups: B1, B2, E1, F1, F2, F3, and G2$304$342$361$380
    Fees for Categories Groups: A1, A2, D1$480$540$570$600
    Fees for Categories Groups: C1$672$756$798$840

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    You Be The Judge | Submit your application now to become a judge for this Women World Awards

    We invite you to participate on one of the juries for Women World Awards.

    Most categories are judged online. The scoring process will take you a few minutes to as much time as you can volunteer to read and score in our online judging system, anytime day or night. You may start or stop the process anytime.

    As a judge it will be an opportunity for you to learn how other individuals, teams, and organizations are performing, confronting challenges and achieving success in the industry.

    You’ll also receive an eCertificate of appreciation suitable for sharing online, on social media, and be acknowledged with your biography on this website. 

    If you are able to participate, please complete the initial application below immediately. If you have already registered for any previous year as a judge for this awards program, then you will still have to submit a new application again for the current year:

    Register to Volunteer As A 2022 Judge

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    FAQs

    Are organizations/companies from any where in the world eligible to participate? 
    Yes, companies from any where in the world can participate. Organizations/ companies do not need to have any office in San Francisco or USA to participate. 

    Our company won in the past. Are we eligible to participate again this year? 
    Yes, companies that won in the past are eligible to apply again this year. Most companies do participate again each year. 

    Can we apply in the same category as previous year? 
    Yes, applying in the same category is recommended. New entrants and a wider spectrum of judges determine the winners each year. So winners may be same or change in each category depending upon the scores. You may also submit nominations in more categories this time. 

    Is there a fee to apply? Do all the categories have an entry fee? 
    Your fees, sponsorships, and volunteering help fund the programs. This is a premier “Business Awards” program and involves specialized resources from all over the world. Most categories do have fees which increase with each deadline. There are some categories that have no fees. The earlier you submit your nominations, the more you can save on fees. 

    Do we have to attend the Red Carpet Awards Ceremony to win? 
    Attendance is not a must to win. Attendance is however highly recommended for the benefit of finalists who have worked particularly hard to gain recognition and the prestigious award that they will be honored with during the ceremony. At the awards ceremony our team of photo and video professionals will work with the attendees to create content that can be promoted for several months after this event. This content will be made available complimentary to all the attendees after the event.

    Can we submit nominations and volunteer as a judge too? 
    Yes. However as a judge you will not be able to score your own nominations. 

    How can we order additional copies of trophies, medallions, and plaques?
    Any number of additional custom engraved trophies, medallions, or plaques can be ordered online for current or any of the previous years in which your organization won.

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    Category Groups

    A. Company-Organziation Awards Categories


    A1. Company | All Organizational Achievement Awards Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    A1-001 Achievement in Childcare Options
    A1-002 Achievement in Closing the Leadership Gap
    A1-003 Achievement in Corporate Philanthropy
    A1-004 Achievement in Developing and Promoting Women
    A1-005 Achievement in Equal Pay
    A1-006 Achievement in Flexible Work Arrangements
    A1-007 Achievement in Further Education and Training
    A1-008 Achievement in Hiring Women
    A1-009 Achievement in Mentorship and Sponsorship of Women
    A1-010 Achievement in New Roles for Women
    A1-011 Achievement in Parental Benefits for Working Mothers
    A1-012 Achievement in Promoting Work-Life Balance
    A1-013 Achievement in Respectful Culture
    A1-014 Achievement in Women Empowerment
    A1-015 Achievement in Women Retention
    A1-016 Achievement in Women-related Corporate Social Responsibility

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    A2. Company | Women-Owned or -Led Company of the Year Awards Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    A2-001 Achievement in Customer Growth
    A2-002 Achievement in Customer Satisfaction
    A2-003 Achievement in Finance
    A2-004 Achievement in Human Resources
    A2-005 Achievement in Innovation
    A2-006 Achievement in International Expansion
    A2-007 Achievement in Jobs Growth
    A2-008 Achievement in Organization Recovery
    A2-009 Achievement in Overall Growth
    A2-010 Achievement in Partners and Distribution Growth
    A2-011 Achievement in Product & Service Innovation
    A2-012 Achievement in Revenue per Employee Growth
    A2-013 Achievement in Sales Growth
    A2-014 Achievement in Science or Technology
    A2-015 Achievement in Technology Adoption
    A2-016 Company | Community Involvement Program of the Year at a Women-Owned or -Led Organization
    A2-017 Company | Fastest Growing Women-Owned or -Led Company of the Year
    A2-018 Company | Management Team of the Year
    A2-019 Company | Most Innovative Company of the Year
    A2-020 Company | Women-Run Workplace of the Year
    A2-021 Company of the Year | Accounting, Banking, Financial, or Insurance
    A2-022 Company of the Year | Advertising, Marketing, or Public Relations
    A2-023 Company of the Year | Apps – Mobile and Smart Tablets
    A2-024 Company of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
    A2-025 Company of the Year | Automation or Robotics
    A2-026 Company of the Year | Business Products or Services
    A2-027 Company of the Year | Cloud Computing, SaaS, or Internet
    A2-028 Company of the Year | Consumer Products or Services
    A2-029 Company of the Year | Cyber Security Products or Services
    A2-030 Company of the Year | Education or Training
    A2-031 Company of the Year | FinTech
    A2-032 Company of the Year | Food and Beverage
    A2-033 Company of the Year | Franchise
    A2-034 Company of the Year | Healthcare, Medical and BioTech
    A2-035 Company of the Year | Industry (all)
    A2-036 Company of the Year | Information Technology Products or Services
    A2-037 Company of the Year | Media or Entertainment
    A2-038 Company of the Year | Metaverse
    A2-039 Company of the Year | Others (all)
    A2-040 Company of the Year | Smart Devices
    A2-041 Company of the Year | Social Media
    A2-042 Company of the Year | Technology (all)
    A2-043 Company of the Year | Telecommunications
    A2-044 Company of the Year Global
    A2-045 Company of the Year in Asia-Pacific
    A2-046 Company of the Year in Canada or the United States
    A2-047 Company of the Year in Europe, the Middle East or Africa
    A2-048 Company of the Year in Latin America

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    A3. Company | Women-Owned or -Led Micro Business of the Year (1 – 10 Employees) Categories Group

    micro business is a type of small business that employs 10 or fewer people.

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    A3-001 Women-Owned or -Led Micro Business of the Year (1 – 10 Employees)

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    A4. Company | Women-Owned or -Led Startup of the Year Awards Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    A4-001 Women Owned StartUp of the Year | Business Products
    A4-002 Women Owned StartUp of the Year | Business Services
    A4-003 Women Owned StartUp of the Year | Consumer Products
    A4-004 Women Owned StartUp of the Year | Consumer Services

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    A5. Organization | Government Awards Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    A5-001 Female Employee of the Year in Government or Non-Profit
    A5-002 Female Executive of the Year in Government or Non-Profit
    A5-003 Female Innovator of the Year in Government or Non-Profit
    A5-004 Mentor or Coach of the Year in Government or Non-Profit
    A5-005 Most Innovative Women of the Year in Government or Non-Profit
    A5-006 Organization of the Year in Government or Non-Profit
    A5-007 Woman of the Year in Government or Non-Profit

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    B. People Awards Categories


    B1. Women | Individual Awards Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    B1-001 Female Achiever | Advocate of the Year
    B1-002 Female Achiever | Business Role Model of the Year
    B1-003 Female Achiever | Champion of the Year
    B1-004 Female Achiever | Committed Professional of the Year
    B1-005 Female Achiever | Communicator of the Year
    B1-006 Female Achiever | Creative Person of the Year
    B1-007 Female Achiever | Influencer of the Year
    B1-008 Female Achiever | Leader of the Year
    B1-009 Female Achiever | Lifetime Achievement Award
    B1-010 Female Achiever | Maverick of the Year
    B1-011 Female Achiever | Mentor of the Year
    B1-012 Female Achiever | Motivator of the Year
    B1-013 Female Achiever | People Focussed of the Year
    B1-014 Female Achiever | Philanthropist of the Year
    B1-015 Female Achiever | Result-Oriented of the Year
    B1-016 Female Achiever | Rising Star of the Year
    B1-017 Female Achiever | Social Media Marketer of the Year
    B1-018 Female Achiever | Team Player of the Year
    B1-019 Female Achiever | Technology User of the Year
    B1-020 Female Achiever | Transformation Leader Of The Year
    B1-021 Female Achiever | Women Helping Women

    B1-022 Female Entrepreneur of the Year (Solo)
    B1-023 Female Entrepreneur of the Year (Young)
    B1-024 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Accounting, Banking, Financial, or Insurance
    B1-025 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Advertising, Marketing, or Public Relations
    B1-026 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Apps – Mobile and Smart Tablets
    B1-027 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
    B1-028 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Automation or Robotics
    B1-029 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Business Products or Services
    B1-030 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Cloud Computing, SaaS, or Internet
    B1-031 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Consumer Products or Services
    B1-032 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Cyber Security Products or Services
    B1-033 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Education or Training
    B1-034 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | FinTech
    B1-035 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Food and Beverage
    B1-036 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Franchise
    B1-037 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Healthcare, Medical and BioTech
    B1-038 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Industry (all)
    B1-039 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Information Technology Products or Services
    B1-040 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Media or Entertainment
    B1-041 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Metaverse
    B1-042 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Others (all)
    B1-043 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Smart Devices
    B1-044 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Social Media
    B1-045 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Technology (all)
    B1-046 Female Entrepreneur of the Year | Telecommunications
    B1-047 Female Entrepreneur of the Year in Asia-Pacific
    B1-048 Female Entrepreneur of the Year in Canada or the United States
    B1-049 Female Entrepreneur of the Year in Europe, the Middle East or Africa
    B1-050 Female Entrepreneur of the Year in Latin America

    B1-051 Female Executive of the Year | Accounting, Banking, Financial, or Insurance
    B1-052 Female Executive of the Year | Advertising, Marketing, or Public Relations
    B1-053 Female Executive of the Year | Apps – Mobile and Smart Tablets
    B1-054 Female Executive of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
    B1-055 Female Executive of the Year | Automation or Robotics
    B1-056 Female Executive of the Year | Business Products or Services
    B1-057 Female Executive of the Year | Cloud Computing, SaaS, or Internet
    B1-058 Female Executive of the Year | Consumer Products or Services
    B1-059 Female Executive of the Year | Cyber Security Products or Services
    B1-060 Female Executive of the Year | Education or Training
    B1-061 Female Executive of the Year | FinTech
    B1-062 Female Executive of the Year | Food and Beverage
    B1-063 Female Executive of the Year | Franchise
    B1-064 Female Executive of the Year | Healthcare, Medical and BioTech
    B1-065 Female Executive of the Year | Industry (all)
    B1-066 Female Executive of the Year | Information Technology Products or Services
    B1-067 Female Executive of the Year | Media or Entertainment
    B1-068 Female Executive of the Year | Metaverse
    B1-069 Female Executive of the Year | Others (all)
    B1-070 Female Executive of the Year | Smart Devices
    B1-071 Female Executive of the Year | Social Media
    B1-072 Female Executive of the Year | Technology (all)
    B1-073 Female Executive of the Year | Telecommunications
    B1-074 Female Executive of the Year in Asia-Pacific
    B1-075 Female Executive of the Year in Canada or the United States
    B1-076 Female Executive of the Year in Europe, the Middle East or Africa
    B1-077 Female Executive of the Year in Latin America

    B1-078 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Accounting, Banking, Financial, or Insurance
    B1-079 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Advertising, Marketing, or Public Relations
    B1-080 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Apps – Mobile and Smart Tablets
    B1-081 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
    B1-082 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Automation or Robotics
    B1-083 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Business Products or Services
    B1-084 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Cloud Computing, SaaS, or Internet
    B1-085 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Consumer Products or Services
    B1-086 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Cyber Security Products or Services
    B1-087 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Education or Training
    B1-088 Mentor or Coach of the Year | FinTech
    B1-089 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Food and Beverage
    B1-090 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Franchise
    B1-091 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Healthcare, Medical and BioTech
    B1-092 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Industry (all)
    B1-093 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Information Technology Products or Services
    B1-094 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Media or Entertainment
    B1-095 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Metaverse
    B1-096 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Others (all)
    B1-097 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Smart Devices
    B1-098 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Social Media
    B1-099 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Technology (all)
    B1-100 Mentor or Coach of the Year | Telecommunications
    B1-101 Mentor or Coach of the Year in Asia-Pacific
    B1-102 Mentor or Coach of the Year in Canada or the United States
    B1-103 Mentor or Coach of the Year in Europe, the Middle East or Africa
    B1-104 Mentor or Coach of the Year in Latin America

    B1-105 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Accounting, Banking, Financial, or Insurance
    B1-106 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Advertising, Marketing, or Public Relations
    B1-107 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Apps – Mobile and Smart Tablets
    B1-108 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
    B1-109 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Automation or Robotics
    B1-110 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Business Products or Services
    B1-111 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Cloud Computing, SaaS, or Internet
    B1-112 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Consumer Products or Services
    B1-113 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Cyber Security Products or Services
    B1-114 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Education or Training
    B1-115 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | FinTech
    B1-116 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Food and Beverage
    B1-117 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Franchise
    B1-118 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Healthcare, Medical and BioTech
    B1-119 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Industry (all)
    B1-120 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Information Technology Products or Services
    B1-121 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Media or Entertainment
    B1-122 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Metaverse
    B1-123 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Others (all)
    B1-124 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Smart Devices
    B1-125 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Social Media
    B1-126 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Technology (all)
    B1-127 Most Innovative Woman of the Year | Telecommunications
    B1-128 Most Innovative Woman of the Year in Asia-Pacific
    B1-129 Most Innovative Woman of the Year in Canada or the United States
    B1-130 Most Innovative Woman of the Year in Europe, the Middle East or Africa
    B1-131 Most Innovative Woman of the Year in Latin America

    B1-132 Women Helping Women in Business
    B1-133 Women Helping Women in Government or Non-Profit
    B1-134 Women Helping Women in Social Change

    B1-135 Women of the Year | Accounting, Banking, Financial, or Insurance
    B1-136 Women of the Year | Advertising, Marketing, or Public Relations
    B1-137 Women of the Year | Apps – Mobile and Smart Tablets
    B1-138 Women of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
    B1-139 Women of the Year | Automation or Robotics
    B1-140 Women of the Year | Business Products or Services
    B1-141 Women of the Year | Cloud Computing, SaaS, or Internet
    B1-142 Women of the Year | Consumer Products or Services
    B1-143 Women of the Year | Cyber Security Products or Services
    B1-144 Women of the Year | Education or Training
    B1-145 Women of the Year | FinTech
    B1-146 Women of the Year | Food and Beverage
    B1-147 Women of the Year | Franchise
    B1-148 Women of the Year | Healthcare, Medical and BioTech
    B1-149 Women of the Year | Industry (all)
    B1-150 Women of the Year | Information Technology Products or Services
    B1-151 Women of the Year | Media or Entertainment
    B1-152 Women of the Year | Metaverse
    B1-153 Women of the Year | Others (all)
    B1-154 Women of the Year | Smart Devices
    B1-155 Women of the Year | Social Media
    B1-156 Women of the Year | Technology (all)
    B1-157 Women of the Year | Telecommunications
    B1-158 Women of the Year in Asia-Pacific
    B1-159 Women of the Year in Canada or the United States
    B1-160 Women of the Year in Europe, the Middle East or Africa
    B1-161 Women of the Year in Latin America

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    B2. Women | Woman Excellence of the Year Awards Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    B2-001 Woman Excellence of the Year in Accounting or Finance
    B2-002 Woman Excellence of the Year in Business Development
    B2-003 Woman Excellence of the Year in Channel Partners
    B2-004 Woman Excellence of the Year in Consulting
    B2-005 Woman Excellence of the Year in Corporate Communications
    B2-006 Woman Excellence of the Year in Customer Service & Support
    B2-007 Woman Excellence of the Year in Education, Training, or Orientation
    B2-008 Woman Excellence of the Year in Engineering and Technology
    B2-009 Woman Excellence of the Year in Facility Management
    B2-010 Woman Excellence of the Year in Franchising
    B2-011 Woman Excellence of the Year in Human Resources
    B2-012 Woman Excellence of the Year in Information Technology
    B2-013 Woman Excellence of the Year in Investor Relations
    B2-014 Woman Excellence of the Year in Legal
    B2-015 Woman Excellence of the Year in Logistics
    B2-016 Woman Excellence of the Year in Manufacturing
    B2-017 Woman Excellence of the Year in Marketing
    B2-018 Woman Excellence of the Year in Mergers and Acquisitions
    B2-019 Woman Excellence of the Year in Operations
    B2-020 Woman Excellence of the Year in Others (all)
    B2-021 Woman Excellence of the Year in Outsourcing
    B2-022 Woman Excellence of the Year in Product Development
    B2-023 Woman Excellence of the Year in Product Marketing
    B2-024 Woman Excellence of the Year in Professional Services
    B2-025 Woman Excellence of the Year in Public Relations
    B2-026 Woman Excellence of the Year in Purchase or Procurement
    B2-027 Woman Excellence of the Year in Research and Analytics
    B2-028 Woman Excellence of the Year in Sales
    B2-029 Woman Excellence of the Year in Social Media
    B2-030 Woman Excellence of the Year in Software and Coding

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    C. Leadership Awards Categories


    C1. Leadership | Female Visionary Leadership Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    C2-001 Female Visionary Leader of The Year
    C2-002 Visionary Leadership Campaign of the Year

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    D. Female Led Team or Department Awards Categories


    D1. Female Led Team or Department Awards Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    D1-001 Female Led Team of the Year
    D1-002 Female Led Department of the Year

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    E. Product and Service Awards Categories


    E1. Products | New Products or Services Awards Categories Group

    E1-001 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Accounting, Banking, Financial, or Insurance
    E1-002 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Advertising, Marketing, or Public Relations
    E1-003 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Apps – Mobile and Smart Tablets
    E1-004 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
    E1-005 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Automation or Robotics
    E1-006 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Business Products or Services
    E1-007 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Cloud Computing, SaaS, or Internet
    E1-008 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Consumer Products or Services
    E1-009 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Cyber Security Products or Services
    E1-010 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Education or Training
    E1-011 Best New Product or Service of the Year | FinTech
    E1-012 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Food and Beverage
    E1-013 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Franchise
    E1-014 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Healthcare, Medical and BioTech
    E1-015 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Industry (all)
    E1-016 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Information Technology Products or Services
    E1-017 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Media or Entertainment
    E1-018 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Metaverse
    E1-019 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Others (all)
    E1-020 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Smart Devices
    E1-021 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Social Media
    E1-022 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Technology (all)
    E1-023 Best New Product or Service of the Year | Telecommunications

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    F. Communications, Marketing & PR Awards Categories


    F1. Communications, Marketing & PR | Public relations, Media Relations, and Publicity Awards Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    F1-001 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Brand Reputation and Management
    F1-002 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Business Product or Service
    F1-003 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Communications Research
    F1-004 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Community Engagement
    F1-005 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Community Relations
    F1-006 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Consumer Product or Service
    F1-007 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Corporate Reputation
    F1-008 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Corporate Social Responsibility
    F1-009 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Crisis & Reputation Management
    F1-010 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Crisis Communications Online or Social Media
    F1-011 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Culture, Media, Sport
    F1-012 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Cyber Security
    F1-013 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Digital Media Relations
    F1-014 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Environmental
    F1-015 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Events & Observances
    F1-016 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Financial Services
    F1-017 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Food & Beverage
    F1-018 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Gaming & Virtual Reality
    F1-019 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Global Issues
    F1-020 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Healthcare and Medical
    F1-021 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Influencer Impact
    F1-022 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Information Technology
    F1-023 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Integrated Communications
    F1-024 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Integration of Traditional and New Media
    F1-025 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Internal Communications
    F1-026 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Investor Relations and Financial Communications
    F1-027 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Issues Management
    F1-028 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Media Relations
    F1-029 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Multicultural
    F1-030 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | New Product or Service Launch
    F1-031 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Non-Profit or Charity
    F1-032 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Public Affairs
    F1-033 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Public Service
    F1-034 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Social Media
    F1-035 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Sponsorship
    F1-036 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Technology (all)
    F1-037 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Telecommunications
    F1-038 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Travel & Tourism

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    F2. Communications, Marketing & PR | Marketing Campaigns Awards Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    F2-001 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Alcohol Beverages and Products
    F2-002 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Automotive and Transport
    F2-003 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Beauty, Retail and Fashion
    F2-004 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Beverages – Non-Alcohol
    F2-005 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Brand Experience
    F2-006 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Branded Content
    F2-007 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Breakfast Foods
    F2-008 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Broadcast, Films, Videos, and Documentary
    F2-009 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Budget Large (US$ Million or more)
    F2-010 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Budget Medium (US$100,000 or less)
    F2-011 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Budget Small (US$20,000 or less)
    F2-012 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Business to Business
    F2-013 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Business to Consumer
    F2-014 Marketing Campaign of the Year | City & Corporate Communications
    F2-015 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Corporate Reputation
    F2-016 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Culture, Media, Sport
    F2-017 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Cyber Security
    F2-018 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Electronics
    F2-019 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Energy and Nutrition
    F2-020 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Financial Products & Services
    F2-021 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Government or Institutional
    F2-022 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Healthcare and Medical
    F2-023 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Home Furnishings & Appliances
    F2-024 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Home Supplies & Services
    F2-025 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Information Technology
    F2-026 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Insurance
    F2-027 Marketing Campaign of the Year | International
    F2-028 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Not-for-Profit
    F2-029 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Office & Delivery Products & Services
    F2-030 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Packaged Food
    F2-031 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Personal Care
    F2-032 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Pet Care
    F2-033 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Product Brand Development
    F2-034 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Real Estate
    F2-035 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Restaurants
    F2-036 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Software
    F2-037 Marketing Campaign of the Year | Travel, Leisure, Lifestyle and Hospitality

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    F3. Communications, Marketing & PR | Digital and Media Awards Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    F3-001 Advertisement of the Year
    F3-002 Annual Report of the Year
    F3-003 Best Deployment or Customer Success Story
    F3-004 Best use of Social Media
    F3-005 Book of the Year
    F3-006 Brochure or Direct Mailer of the Year
    F3-007 Customer Success of the Year
    F3-008 Event of the Year
    F3-009 Newsletter of the Year
    F3-010 Podcast of the Year
    F3-011 Product or Service Launch of the Year
    F3-012 Smartphone or Tablet App of the Year
    F3-013 Video or Film of the Year
    F3-014 Website or Blog of the Year
    F3-015 White-Paper or Report of the Year

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    G. COVID-19 Response Categories


    G1. COVID-19 Individual Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    G1-001 Female Star of the Year in Business Products or Services
    G1-002 Female Star of the Year in Consumer Products or Services
    G1-003 Female Star of the Year in Education or Training
    G1-004 Female Star of the Year in Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services
    G1-005 Female Star of the Year in Hospitality, Travel, Recreation, and Leisure
    G1-006 Female Star of the Year in Information Technology Products or Services
    G1-007 Female Star of the Year in Media
    G1-008 Female Star of the Year in Retail or Food Service

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    G2. COVID-19 Organization, Marketing & PR, Product and Service Categories Group

    Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

    • Select a category
    • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
    • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
    • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”
    • Nominated Company-Organization
    • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
    • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only. 
    • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
    • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
    • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

    G2-001 Best Use of Social Media for COVID-19 related Information
    G2-002 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year for COVID-19 related Information
    G2-003 Marketing Campaign of the Year for COVID-19 related Information
    G2-004 Most Exemplary Employer for COVID-19 related response
    G2-005 Most Valuable Corporate Response for COVID-19
    G2-006 Most Valuable Medical Innovation for COVID-19 related response
    G2-007 Most Valuable Product or Service for COVID-19 related response
    G2-008 Most Valuable Technical Innovation for COVID-19 related response

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