Women entrepreneurs face significant structural and cultural barriers when starting and growing a business. This business plan competition aims to address the problems of under investment and increase the number of opportunities for female entrepreneurs in emerging markets. Empowering women entrepreneurs through coaching services, tools and investor connections to take their business to the next level is the goal of this competition.
Women in Business Challenge
The Women in Business Challenge – an initiative of ING and BiD Network – is a competition open to women entrepreneurs in emerging countries. Since its creation in 2009, Women in Business has provided support, coaching, visibility and finance to over 800 women heading businesses in emerging markets. 20 finalists have been supported and coached, 5 of whom have been awarded as laureates.
Prize Money : Euro 5000
The finalists of the competition also win a business trip for training, B2B and investor meetings.
To apply visit : http://women.bidnetwork.org/en/