Cartier Women’s Initiative Award for Female Entrepreneurs

Competition Grant / Award in Business and Law
  • France
  • Apply Before : July 31, 2020

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 3378
  • No. of Opportunity 24
  • Opportunity Type : Fully Funded

Opportunity Description

If you are a female entrepreneur who has started her for-profit business you can apply for Cartier Women’s Initiative Award which will provide 30,000 to 100,000 Dollars to further develop your business. Cartier Women’s Initiative award will select 21 finalists among the applications and will provide them business Coaching, Workshops, knowledge session, and a scholarship for INSEAD social entrepreneurship executive program. This year the initiative offers Science and technology Pioneer award is added to the 7 regional awards.

Details of Cartier Women’s Initiative Award:


Start of the Application: June 9, 2020

Deadline: July 31, 2020

Benefits and awards

Cartier women’s Initiative award offers the following benefits:

  • Business coaching
  • Opportunity to attend Workshops and create networking during the event
  • fellowship and Scholarship for INSEAD Social entrepreneurship 6-day executive program
  • Networking with CA community
  • Prizes
  1. The prize for 7 laureates:
    • 100,000 USD prize
    • Personal business mentorship


  1. The prize for 14 finalists
    • 30,000 USD prize
  2. Science and Technology Pioneer Award:
    • 1 laureate USD 100,000
    • 2 Remaining finalist: USD 30,000


Related: Read about United Nations Correspondents Association Award

Who can apply?

In this section read the eligibility criteria. To be eligible for this award, applicants must have a business with the following criteria:

  • Be a for-profit business for income generation
  • Originally created by the founder and team. Be The innovation of the team, new concept.
  • Should be in its first three years of establishment
  • Currently, generate income
  • led with the women leadership who are CEO, or general manager.
  • The owner of the company/ business is in her legal age (18 or above)
  • Have good English language proficiency

Application procedure:

Eligible applicants to the Cartier Women’s Initiative award should follow the steps below to apply.

  • Prepare the answer to the questions
  • Prepare the required documents
  • Read the competition rule
  • Create an account
  • And complete the online application form

Required documents:

  • CV
  • Business registration documents
  • Patent proof (if applicable)
  • Finance details
  • Tax return of the company
  • Tax authority receipt
  • Capitalization table

Applicants will be selected based on the innovation/ creativity, sustainability of finance, and its effect on society.


Details can be found on the Cartier women Award website


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