Apply for the Trust Women Hero Award 2015 – $5,000 Prize and a trip to London for the Trust Women Conference

Apply for the Trust Women Hero Award 2015 – $5,000 Prize and a trip to London for the Trust Women Conference

Deadline: June 26, 2015

Applications are now invited for the 2015 Trust Women Hero Award. The Trust Women Awards honour exceptional individuals who have raised awareness and provided real solutions to the challenges faced by women worldwide. The Trust Women Hero Award celebrates an innovator whose bold thinking and high-impact work has helped women defend and advance their rights.

The Award

The 2015 Hero Award winner will be selected by our prestigious Trust Women Advisory Board and receive a cash prize of $5,000 to further their work. They will also be acknowledged with profiles on the Thomson Reuters Foundation and Trust Women Conference websites. The winner will be unveiled at an evening ceremony at the Trust Women Conference in London on 17 November.

Selection Criteria

Candidates are judged based on their

  • leadership
  • innovation
  • impact
  • scalability of their work

How to Apply

Nominations are made by the public and candidates are judged based on their leadership and the innovation, impact and scalability of their work.

The application form includes questions about the contact details of the nominee and/or the organisation nominating and the impact, achievements, leadership and longer term goals of the nominee. It should not take you longer than 10-15 minutes to complete. You can save and return to your application at any point as well by clicking on the link that will appear at the top of the page (once you have completed the first page).

The closing date for entries is Friday, 26 June, 2015. Shortlisted nominees will be notified by 1 September.

For more information, visit Trust Women Award

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