2017 National Small and Medium Enterprise [SME] Awards

CATEGORY D: SPECIAL AWARDS

SMES THAT HAVE SHOWN EXCEPTIONAL EFFORT IN CONTRIBUTING TOWARDS ACHIEVING THE SDGS 5, 10, 13

Woman Entrepreneur of the Year

To award an outstanding female sole trader or partners who has shown consistent or growing sales in their SME business.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. An SME;
  2. Be a female entrepreneur;
  3. Operates business either in Agriculture Livestock, Aquaculture Agriculture, Agriculture Mixed Farming, Agriculture Advanced Agriculture, Wholesale/Retail Sole Trader, Wholesale/Retail Partnership/Cooperative, Tourism Sole Trader/ Partnership/Cooperative, Professional Services Sole Trader, Professional Services Partnership/Cooperative, or Manufacturing Sole Trader/ Partnership/Cooperative;
  4. Shown consistent or growing sales trends since startup of business, and
  5. Evidence of at least one Climate Change adaptation and/or mitigation activity.

The Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Award is Proudly Sponsored by

Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation

Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation