Apply for The African Women in Development (AWID) Awards 2024

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The African Women in Development (AWID) Awards 2024, presented by Donors for Africa Foundation, now in its fifth edition, is a prestigious initiative aims to honour the exceptional contributions of African women who are making waves in driving progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in their communities and beyond.

African Women In Development (AWID) 2024

AWID Awards is more than just an awards programme; it’s a celebration of the resilience, innovation, and dedication of African women who are transforming lives and shaping the future of our continent. Organised by Donors for Africa Foundation, this initiative seeks to amplify the voices and stories of women who are often underrepresented in mainstream narratives of development.

Who Can Apply?

  • AWID is calling on outstanding African women who are leading the charge in various fields, including activism, social entrepreneurship, government, and more.
  • Whether you’re pioneering grassroots initiatives, driving policy change, or spearheading innovative projects, AWID wants to hear from you!

Why Apply?

The AWID Awards offer far more than just recognition;

  • They open doors to a world of opportunities.
  • Opportunity to gain increased visibility
  • Partnerships with global brands
  • Secure seats on prestigious advisory boards, among others.

How to Apply?

With over 1500 entries from 21 African countries in previous years, the AWID Awards have become a cornerstone of recognition for women in development. Their rigorous selection process ensures that only the most deserving individuals receive this prestigious honour, showcasing the diversity and depth of talent across the continent.

Here’s how to apply for this award;

  • Visit the award advert page to learn more (click here)
  • Ensure you satisfy all requirements
  • Click here to fill the application form or click on “Apply Here” from the advert page
  • You need to describe your organization, the SDGs goal you’re working on, and you will need to upload your passport photograph

Application Deadline

The deadline for submissions is Sunday, March 10th, 2024.

Join the ranks of sixty exceptional African Women in Development honoured in 2022 and fifty finalists celebrated in 2023. Now, it’s your turn to add your voice to this distinguished cohort and become part of a legacy of excellence that is shaping the future of Africa.

Apply Now and Be a Catalyst for Change! 🚀👩‍💼🌍

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