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Are you a female start-up entrepreneur? Read on

The Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards are given annually to five female laureates, one per continent, with creative, sustainable and socially responsible businesses in the initial phase.

For this third edition, they are looking for innovative women-led business projects in the start-up phase.

Created in 2006 by Cartier and the Women’s Forum with the support of McKinsey and INSEAD management school, the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards are an annual international recognition for innovative female entrepreneurs and offer the chance to win personalised coaching support for a full year, a $ 20,000 grant and numerous networking and visibility opportunities.

Last year, The Awards Ceremony was held at the annual Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society in Deauville, France where 5 candidates were awarded this prestigious award.

Who can apply?

Women entrepreneurs of any country and of any nationality can apply by presenting a business project yet to be launched or a company less than three years old. Among the prizes is personalized coaching by Cartier, McKinsey & Company and INSEAD, a US$ 20000 grant as well as an invitation to the Women’s Forum Global Meeting in Deauville (France).

To apply, complete the application form on > before February 13. To find out more, e-mail contact@cartierwomens

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