How to Apply

In this section, find everything you need to know about the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards’ application process. Women entrepreneurs in the initial stages of development, in any country, of any nationality and operating in any industry are welcome to submit their application. 

The call for applications is now closed. 

Why Apply?

“Just go for it! It’s an amazing experience and it’s not about winning or losing, just about the experience itself and the journey.”

Birame Sock,
Laureate 2010 for North America

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More details about the Application Process

The Application Process in 3 steps


The Criteria

Find the information about our eligibility and evaluation criteria.


Frequently Asked Questions

About the Application Procedure, the Eligibility Criteria and other questions.

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