How to Enter

North East Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2013

Entering yourself or a colleague for a North East Woman Entrepreneur of the Year award could not be easier – here’s how it’s done...

Who can enter?

Entrants must head up an independent organisation in the North East and be the main driving force behind it, whether it’s a business or a social enterprise there is a category for you. It’s as easy as that!

How to enter?

Step 1

Decide which award category you would like to enter for by going to the “Awards Criteria” page

Step 2

Before you begin the entry process the first thing you will need to do is thoroughly read through the Rules of Entry and the Awards Criteria.
There are set criteria for each separate award. Please ensure that the criteria are adhered to in order to ensure you qualify for entry.

Step 3

Next you will need to complete the Nomination Form or alternative pdf Nomination Form and email to [email protected].
(NB only entries submitted via the online process will be accepted. Please do not send any supplementary documents or attachments other than those requested on the nomination form - they will not be included in your entry).

Entry Payment

Entry is £15 + VAT per entry, maximum of 2 award submissions.

Submitting your entry: Please send your entry and payment cheque to She’s Gott it, 3 Hedworths, Bowes Offices, Bowes Business Park, Lambton Park, Chester le Street, DH3 4AN.

Cheques to be made out to 'Women Into the Network Ltd'.

NOTE: We will accept entry payments after the closing date has passed.


Entry Deadline

All award entries must be submitted by 5.00pm on Friday 6th September 2013.

What happens next?

After the entry closing date the entries will be shortlisted and then a panel of judges will meet to decide the winners

The shortlisted entrants will be announced in the last week of September. Judges will then visit all shortlisted entrants at their work place for a short informal interview, this will take place between Monday 7th - Thursday 17th October 2013.

Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on Friday 15th November 2013 at the Gateshead Newcastle Hilton Hotel. Winners receive an award and a certificate. All finalists receive a certificate.

Need more information?

If you have any questions about the entry process please call us on 0845 269 9862 or email to [email protected]

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