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|Applications for our 2021 Rise to the Challenge awards are open! This year’s awards recognize trailblazers among innovative women-owned businesses worldwide. Chosen by a jury made up of WEConnect International Members, winners will have the most compelling stories, with a STEM focus, of overcoming challenges to gaining market access and be announced at virtual International Day June 21. |
Applicants must submit all required materials by 11:59 EDT on May 14th.
|2021 Rise to the Challenge Awards Categories|
|Global Award The Global Award winner will win a USD5000 prize as well as global visibility. Terms and conditions apply.|
|Sponsored Sector Awards Winners gain visibility through global social media campaigns. As a company specializing in healthcare, we recommend you apply for the Healthcare Sector Award, sponsored by Johnson & Johnson.|
|To apply, fill out the online questionnaire and submit a 2.5 min. video that tells the story of how your business overcame a challenge to successfully gain market access by supplying STEM products and services or by serving a STEM industry. Your video application must be accompanied by a script of the video and other documentation. Only videos that meet the specifications in Submission Guidelines will be considered. Applications in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin, Japanese, Bahasa and German are accepted. Please read the Eligibility, Submission Guidelines, Competition Rules, and Terms and Conditions before submitting the online questionnaire and application. We look forward to seeing your great submissions and meeting you at our 2021 International Day business matchmaking event!|