Universal Women-Led™ Certification

$750.00 / year

We are committed to moving the needle to advance women in business! One of the best ways we can do accomplish this mission is to SupportHER!

You must submit documentation to verify you are eligible as a Women-Led Business. 


Certifying your business as Universal Women-Led™, you are positioning your company as a company committed to close the gender gap.

Women-Led Definition

An enterprise with a woman/woman, with long-term control and management of the business, equity stake, and an active role in both strategic and day to day decision making.

Certification Benefits:

  • Proudly market your business as Women-Led
  • Be a visible champion for women in business
  • Opportunities for your business to increase revenue
  • Access to opportunities to access capital to support Women-Led.
  • Connect and apply to work with buyers who have mandates to work with women-owned and women-led businesses.
  • A consistent and reliable source of income from government grants or sub-contracting to companies who award contacts to women-led and women-owned businesses.
  • Brand your product or service with your Universal Womens Network Certification Logo.
  • Be visible to the consumer as a women-led business.
  • Provide the consumer the benefit to show they support women-led with your certification logo on your website, email signature, service, or packaging on your products.


  • The company must have a women-founder, co-founder, or in an executive position as the visionary or driving the direction of the business.
  • Long-term control and management of the business – she must have been engaged in the operation, management, and ownership of the business for at least two years.
  • Active role in strategic decision making – involved in elements related to the establishment of priorities, objectives, and goals for the business, overall operations of the business.
  • Day to day decision making of the company including for example elements related to financial management, human resources, supply management, logistics, business development, marketing, or customer service.
  • She must have an equity stake in the company to demonstrates ownership in the company
  • Complete and submit the application form including Sworn Affidavit confirming your women-led.

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