Recently, the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards jointly established by Cartier, INSEAD International Business School and McKinsey & Company ) Officially started its recruitment in 2018, and we invite female entrepreneurs who are full of entrepreneurial dreams and determined to enter the competition before 20 o’clock on August 31, 2017, Beijing time, to start a dream journey of entrepreneurship.
2017 Cyrille Vigneron and Ilian Mihov with six winners
The final winners will be announced at the finals and awards ceremony in Singapore.
Founded in 2006, the ‘Cartier Lingshui Surge Female Entrepreneur Award’ is an annual international business plan competition that demonstrates the unwavering support of Cardiadia for women’s entrepreneurial passion and pioneering spirit.
The award is open to all countries and industries, and is designed to support innovative startups that are women-led, business profitable, and financially sound.
In addition to the one-on-one ‘Social Entrepreneurship Training Program’ provided by Yingshi International Business School, the six winners who finally stand out will receive a prize of $ 100,000, and the remaining 12 finalists will also receive a prize of $ 30,000 to recognize them Their positive contribution in the field of creative innovation.
2018 ‘Cartier Lings Surging Women Entrepreneur Award’ Registration Website: application-form.cartierwomensinitiative.com
Application deadline: 20:00, August 31, 2017, Beijing time
Summary of Entry Rules
l The person in charge of the project must be a woman, which can be the founder, director, general manager or project leader. The project’s major shareholder, CEO or chairman must be female
l The participating project must be an original profitable project completely conceived by the team; ‘original’ means that the project adopts a new concept and does not include repurchase business, reproduction of existing business concepts, or branches or subsidiaries of existing business
l The participating projects must be in the start-up phase. They should be established two or three years before the registration deadline, that is, the participating projects should be established between August 2014 and August 2015.
l Each participant can only submit one project, and multiple projects will not be accepted; please ensure that all information submitted is true, up-to-date and complete
l Creativity: the degree of innovation in the overall business philosophy
l Sustainability: the financial impact of the company, which determines its long-term success rate
l Social impact: The impact of a business on society, including the employment opportunities it creates,
Or its impact on the current or near and far environment
l The overall quality and clarity of the materials provided
For detailed entry rules and selection criteria, please visit: www.cartierwomensinitiative.com
Cartier called on all female entrepreneurs who are full of entrepreneurial passion and pioneering spirit to participate in the ‘Cartier Lingsi Surging Female Entrepreneur Award’ to create more female business legends together.