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EU Prize for Women Innovators 2017

Sep 29, 2016 | News

(13 September 2016) – Today, the European Commission opens the EU Prize for Women Innovators 2017 competition, which awards four female entrepreneurs who have successfully brought an innovation to market.

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This year’s edition is open (13 September – 3 November) to women of any nationality living in an EU Member State including countries associated to Horizon 2020 that have founded or co-founded a company with a turnover of at least €100,000.

To spotlight a new generation, the 2017 edition will also feature a Rising Innovator award worth €20,000 for a female entrepreneur under 35 years old.

The winners of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize will receive €100,000, €50,000 and €30,000 respectively.

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