BENEFITS TO ENTERING THE WIE AWARDS 2019:
Fulfill your professional, business and personal potential
Receive the recognition you deserve
Recognise someone else that deserves praise
Attract new network, professional or business opportunities
You can nominate yourself, or someone else for the following awards.
There will be three shortlisted in each category.
Entries close at 6pm, in your time zone, on 7th September 2019.
UNSUNG HERO 2019
The Unsung Hero Award was established to recognize and acknowledge a woman who has made significant contributions above and beyond their position in an organization. The recipient may not have been otherwise recognised for their accomplishments and achievements.
Thank you ACE Education for sponsoring this award!
INSPIRATIONAL WOMAN OF THE YEAR 2019
For a woman who has inspired others, maybe done something out of the ordinary to help others, a role model in the organisation. Maybe she has battled against enormous odds, and yet still continues to contribute to the workplace.
Thank you International House World Organisation for sponsoring this award!
ENLIGHTENED EMPLOYER AWARD 2019
Supporting women in the workplace. For organisations of any size that have shown exceptional commitment to gender equality in the workplace. They will be able to demonstrate a forward-thinking, proactive and creative approach to enabling women to realise their full potential. This could include taking action in areas such as recruitment, employee recognition and professional development, flexible working, helping women returning to the workplace or any other ways of creating a positive and inclusive workplace culture which enables women to excel.
Thank you ESL for sponsoring this award!
THE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2019
For a woman who has been ahead of her time in all aspects of professional engagement for some considerable time.
Thank you Cambridge Assessment for sponsoring this award!
BEST CHAMPION OF CHANGE OF THE YEAR 2019
The WIE Awards’ Champion of Change is a feminist man who recognises and advocates for the true equality women and men in the workplace.
Thank you The Parliament Group for sponsoring this award!
RISING STAR OF THE YEAR 2019
For the woman under 35 who has shown ambition and determination in the workplace (must be under 35 on 1 November 2019).
Thank you Atlas Language School for sponsoring this award!
BEST NEW BUSINESS/START UP OF THE YEAR 2019
Best New Business/Start Up of the Year which are owned or part owned by a woman (business must be less than 12 months old on 1 November 2019).
Thank you Language Kingdom for sponsoring this award!
MENTOR OF THE YEAR 2019
The Mentor of the Year will be a male, non-conforming gender person or a female who has gone the extra mile as a mentor of women in international education over the past year. The winner will have shown willingness to volunteer their time to supporting one or more new or growing organisations and/or supporting one or more individuals in their chosen career. They will be inspiring and dedicated to diversity and inclusion.
Thank you PTE Academic for sponsoring this award!
TEACHER/ACADEMIC DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR 2019
We are looking for a woman working in education who has gone that extra mile for children, teenagers or students.
Thank you ASIC for sponsoring this award!
LIFETIME ADVOCATE FOR INCLUSIVITY AWARD 2019
The award recognises a woman who has dedicated her international education career towards the greater visibility for and inclusion of women in senior leadership roles.
CHARITABLE ENDEAVOUR OF THE YEAR 2019
For an individual or organisation who has campaigned to help underprivileged women.