Alberta Women Entrepreneurs 2017 Awards

Minimum Criteria

All nominees must demonstrate:

  • Commitment to business sustainability
  • Entrepreneurial spirit through perseverance, the courage to take risks, and the ability to seize opportunity
  • Commitment to building business and leadership capacity

To be eligible, nominees must meet the following standards:

  1. Alberta Based
  2. Female owned
  3. No legal action against the business
  4. Legal business in Alberta
  5. Letters of support (3)

Award Timeline

1. Deadline for submission of recognition – February 28, 2017

2. Request for meeting minimum requirements– March 2017

3. AWE to review submissions and Announcement of 2017 Nominees – March 2017

4. Celebrate Nominees at a reception hosted by ATB Business in Calgary and Edmonton – March 2017

5. Announcement of 2017 Finalists - April 2017

6. A live Pitch Competition and Announcement of 2017 Winner at the AWE Award Reception - May 2017


Nomination Form

a) How has her business has had an impact on the Alberta economy? b) How is she an inspiration to women entrepreneurs? c) How has her business gained market traction? d) How has her unique business ideaa made her a successful business women? e) How has her business has developed innovative technology? f) How has her business impacted and/or improved lives of Albertans?
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