INDIAN WOMEN OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2019

BY SICCI WOMEN ENTREPRENEUR NETWORK

In commemoration of its 95th anniversary, the Singapore Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SICCI) Women Entrepreneur Network (WEN) will hold its inaugural Indian Women of The Year Awards in April 2019. The Awards is a recognition of the achievements and contributions of women in the Singapore Indian community.

By virtue of these awards, WEN seeks to honor women who have shown considerable strength in overcoming various barriers to become exemplary role models. It also seeks to encourage confidence in women to step forward to embrace entrepreneurship while blazing a trail for a new generation of Indian women. These women will be showcased as an inspiration to the community and the nation as a whole.

Nominations for the awards will be open to the public through media – via radio, newspapers and television. There are 4 categories for the awards that are open to the public and a lifetime achievement award that will be decided by a panel.

Young Achiever Award

Requirements for Young Achiever Awards 2019

• Singaporean Indian
• Age 16 – 25 years old
• Academic Qualifications – to submit their recent 3-year grades
• Excelling in Arts / Sports / Social Work – to submit supporting documents
• Profile write-up of about 100 to 200 words – type script
• Digital copy of nominee’s most recent passport-sized photograph
• NRIC – front & back copy

Nominate

Herculean Award – Single Mother

Requirements for Herculean Award – Single Mother 2019

• Singaporean Indian
• Age 18 and above
• Supporting testimonial(s) from employer / Organization
• Profile write-up of about 100 to 200 words – type script
• Digital copy of nominee’s most recent passport-sized photograph
• NRIC – front & back copy

Nominate

Woman with a Heart Award

Requirements for Woman with a Heart Award 2019

• Singaporean Indian
• Age 18 and above
• Supporting testimonial(s) of social and charity work
• Profile write-up of about 100 to 200 words – type script
• Digital copy of nominee’s most recent passport-sized photograph
• NRIC – front & back copy

Nominate

Woman Entrepreneur Award

Requirements for Woman Entrepreneur Award 2019

• Singaporean Indian
• Age 18 and above
• ACRA registered
• Combined annual revenue of over S$1 million
• Business operating for at least 5 years
• A sole proprietor or major shareholder
• Profile write-up of about 100 to 200 words – detailing business and leadership strategies
• Write-up 100 words on contribution to society
• Digital copy of nominee’s most recent passport-sized photograph
• NRIC – front & back copy

Nominate