The Independent Awards 2021

Female Founder Award

This category will shine a light on the brilliant women behind brilliant brands. Why? Because women are still disproportionately less likely to start a business than men. We want to highlight those female founders who are helping their fellow sisterhood, by paving the way and making that path an easier journey to tread for others. We want to celebrate those making their mark on the world through their business, using it to define a new narrative and smashing stereotypes. 

There are two lucky winners for this award: the first will receive £10,000 and the second will receive £5,000.

Entry stage now closed

The 120 successful founders to be selected as Nominees will be notified by the 9th November. This will then be announced publicly and voting will open. Good luck!

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