Resilient Woman of the Year - Business Women Scotland

The closing date for entries is Monday 14th September at 5pm

Resilient Woman of the Year

This is a new category for the 2020 awards and recognises the difficulties that have been faced this year. We are looking to celebrate business leaders or employees who, faced with these challenges, were innovative and/or placed their business within the heart of the community.

To make your entry as easy as possible, we would advise it best to familiarise yourself with the information required before beginning the application as they cannot be saved for a later date

Please confirm the following criteria to ensure that the nominee is eligible for this category

Must be a business owner (min. 50% ownership if in a partnership) or employee within a business of organisationCan be from a business background, charity or third sector organisation

Judging Criteria

Judges will look for a woman who has done something remarkable to her business and/or the business environment she operates in during the challenges of 2020:

• Diversification of their product to meet market demands
• Creativity to ensure that the business could survive and thrive
• Going above and beyond, making a difference to the community

Judging Questions

• Tell us about you and your business (imagine the judges are not aware of your business)
• Tell us your story, what have you done in the past few months to make a difference to your business, your customers and the wider community?
• How have the changes you made had a positive impact?
• Why do you deserve to win this award?

Please use no more than 500 words per question

Hi-res photo of nominee

Hi-res logo of business or organisation

Additional information to add to your entry

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Book your Tickets

Ticket price includes access to the entire online event including networking. Prior to the event you will
receive a complimentary BWS Award box containing a miniature bottle of prosecco, some snacks courtesy
of Nudie Snacks, a Beauty Kitchen product, cuticle oil from last years award winner Naf Salon and an award programme.