Eligibility Criteria

Women entrepreneurs operating in any industry in the states where nominations are open are welcome to submit their application for Advaita- Women Entrepreneur Awards.

To be considered for Advaita- Women Entrepreneur Awards, the business

  • Must be led by a woman who is above 18 years of age at the time of nomination.
  • Must be registered or have a head office/industrial unit in Punjab, Chandigarh or Haryana
  • Must be led by a woman who has 51% of the financial ownership of the company. The ownership of the candidate will be evaluated based on the position of the candidate vis-à-vis other stakeholders of the business.
  • Should have been in operation for a minimum of 6 months at the time of nomination.
  • Must have PAN, TAN and GST number.
  • Should be currently generating revenue from the sale of its products or services.

Note: If your business has multiple women co-founders, only one women co-founder can apply.


Why Apply for Advaita- Women Entrepreneur Awards?

Advaita- Women Entrepreneur Awards is looking for dedicated women entrepreneurs who are leading businesses which hold immense potential for growth in the years to come.

It is a wonderful opportunity for businesswomen to take their businesses to the next level by

  • 1. Gaining international and national recognition.
  • 2. Building credibility.
  • 3. Being motivated though their cherished feats.
  • 4. Meeting renowned entrepreneurs from across Punjab, Chandigarh and Haryana.
  • 5. Learning from a series of business coaching workshops and insightful discussions at the event.
  • 6. Gaining media coverage in the months leading to up to the awards week and interview opportunities in local and national press during the awards week.
  • 7. Meeting and networking with distinguished industry experts.
  • 8. Being adjudged by an eminent jury which confers award solely on merit basis.
  • 9. Gaining visibility on social media handles and website of Advaita.