Award Categories

Business Woman of the Year

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Recognising Sussex's most successful business women, these women need to show the great drive, dedication and determination that has made a difference in their working environment. Women who ...

The Innovation Award

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An ability to navigate market conditions is crucial for a business to survive today's difficult economic conditions . How has your business adapted to change, or utilized an innovative idea in ...

New Business/Start-Up of the Year Award

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Open to all growing businesses that have started trading since September 2013 and which are owned, part owned or wholly or partly run by a woman.

Medium Business of the Year (10-50 employees)

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This award category speaks for itself, and is open to all businesses within the Sussex area which is owned, part owned or wholly or partly run by a woman with 10-50 employees that can demonstrate ...

Large Business of the Year Award (over 50 employees)

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This award category speaks for itself, and is open to all businesses within the Sussex area which is owned, part owned or wholly or partly run by a woman with 50+ employees that can demonstrate ...

Rising Star of the Year Award

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She may be a star of the present. .. or of the future. This award is also open for colleges and schools to nominate.

Woman in Education

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We are looking for someone working in education who has gone that extra mile for children, teenagers or students or the company work force.

Woman in Uniform

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She can be a woman working in any area of the health sector - as a nurse, doctor or medical technician etc - or she may be working in any of the many roles across any sector, for instance as a ...

Woman in Arts/Music/Dance/Media

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This woman 's full time profession could be in the performing arts, music, the written word or visual medium in all its forms, for instance, a designer in either the media or interiors or an ...

Woman of Courage

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This winner could be someone who has battled against enormous odds yet still continues to work.

Overall Business or Business Woman of the Year

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The toughest award of all. For the business or business woman who has impressed the judges the most. This ultimate award will be presented to the business or business woman considered to be the ...

Readers’ Choice Award

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A chance for you our readers to vote for your favourite and receive the 'Readers' Choice' award. Our panel of Judges always find it a tough task selecting the winners.  The standard of ...