Nominations will only be considered if all the conditions IN THE SECTION ARE MET.
The nominee must be female and be available to attend the awards on the 11th of March.
We welcome self nomination. Please get the consent of the nominated individual before submission.
Nomination deadline - February 16
Send nomination to - with the subject line: 2017 awards and state the appropriate category.
Please include the nominees full name, email address, mobile number and between 150 - 250 words statement (maximum) demonstrating how the nominee meets the criteria for the award. Include a link to their work if applicable. Please Indicate if the nominee has received an award previously and provide details if applicable.
Finalists will be contacted before the end of February.
INSPIRATIONAL WOMAN AWARDS 2017
An event to inspire others & be inspired
TO THE INSPIRATIONAL WOMAN AWARDS
Andrea had a horrendous marriage and suffered untold abuse until she broke free
and wrote her book ‘White Sorrow’. Originally written so her girls would understand in the future when they are old enough why they have no father. The book has become a leading light for many in their fight to stop domestic abuse. Andrea has travelled far and wide, supporting events against domestic abuse, speaking out and presenting her story of survival. She has also supported University studies into coercive control.
Marian has overcome numerous health problems, including premature birth, a hole in her heart, a serious spinal condition, and a severe allergic reaction to medicine which almost took her life. Despite these health issues, Marian has devoted her life to being a positive role model. In her short life, Marian has already written two inspirational books, earned an MA degree in Early Years Education, delivered motivational speeches at schools and international conferences, and shared her story through many media outlets.
Placida is the founder of Unleashed Women’s Network and Coaching4Excellence. She is a Bestselling Author, Coach and Mentor. Placida uses her powerful story of how she has overcome significant personal obstacles to encourage and motivate others. In spite of all the trauma faced and dealing with sickle cell anaemia she continues to inspire those around her and the world at large. Placida has been featured in digital print, NHS Conferences and TV shows. She also hosts Keep Your Dream Alive Radio featured on iTunes.
Bev spent 20 years working with vulnerable families, helping them aspire to be more, develop new skills and build their confidence. After being diagnosed with Fybromyaligia, she wanted to build a legacy for her kids and have fun. Bev realised that so many business people hated the idea of speaking in public. She now supports business owners to speak with confidence and clarity through 'Discover Your Voice'. The results have been transformational for individuals. She still finds time to volunteer with her local Housing Association and other charities.
Nominations now open for the 2017 Inspirational Woman Awards. Our theme this year is 'Fearless.'
We are looking for stories of women:
Who chose to be courageous inspite of their circumstance
Who have risen above doubts to achieve extraordinary things
Refused to quit and have a story to tell
Stepped out and walked by faith
Who spread their wings and fly
Who are bold and have achieved immense change for others
Inspired other women to be 'fearless'
It is open to women who have demonstrated fearless traits in the following four categories.
Tell us why they deserve an award. What is exceptional about their achievement. Include evidence to support your nomination. Find out nomination criteria below.
Inspirational Woman Awards