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2015 World of Difference Awards - The International Alliance for Women (TIAW)

The TIAW World of Difference 100 Award recognizes women, and men, whose efforts have advanced the economic empowerment of women locally, regionally or worldwide. Whether the candidate is working on a small scale in the developing world or making an impact at the topic of the world’s biggest businesses, whether your candidate is well known or an unsung heroine or hero, we want you to tell us the stories of the people whose extraordinary achievements are furthering the economic empowerment of women. 

Recipients will be announced at the World of Difference Awards Dinner in Washington, DC during the TIAW Global Forum to be held in October of 2015.

Deadline for nominations is 11:59pm Eastern Time February 15, 2015.

Below are the criteria for each award category. Carefully, review the categories and complete the online form by clicking the link at bottom of the page. 

ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT as defined by TIAW means contributing to the ability of women to earn a living or in some way directly contributing to the economic betterment of other women, as distinct from other worthy contributions that are not within the scope of these awards. See category descriptions below for more details.

NOMINATIONS FOR INDIVIDUAL WOMEN

Community: How has the candidate contributed to the economic empowerment of women in her local community? 

Corporate (individual women): How has the candidate contributed to the economic empowerment of women in the corporate world. And/or how has the candidate used her corporate position to further the economic empowerment of women outside the corporate world?

Education: How has the candidate contributed to the economic empowerment of women through education-based programs, initiatives or personal action? 

Entrepreneurship: How has the candidate contributed to the economic empowerment of women through entrepreneurial activities? And/or how has the candidate positively impacted the entrepreneurial capability of women? 

Non-Profit/NGO: How has the candidate contributed to the economic empowerment of women through work in, or the development of, non-profit or Non-Governmental Organizations? 

Public Service/Government: How has the candidate contributed to the economic empowerment of women through a public service or government role? 

Young Women Leaders (under 25 years of age): How has the candidate contributed to the economic empowerment of women through education-based programs, community work, entrepreneurship or personal action?

Please contact admin@tiaw.org for further assistance if you encounter problems completing your nomination form.

Website: www.tiaw.org

Nomination Form