The European Commission created a Prize for Women Innovators in 2011 to increase public awareness of this issue and to encourage women innovators to exploit the commercial and business opportunities and become entrepreneurs.
The Commission has launched the fifth edition of the EU Prize for Women Innovators to award women entrepreneurs who have achieved outstanding innovations and brought them to market. The contest is open to women across the EU who have:
- Founded a successful company and brought innovation to market.
- Benefitted from R&I funding from the public or private sector.
Apply by 15 November 2017.
Find more information about the prize and apply, here.