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Recognizing the achievements of women and men who lead, inspire and motivate.

Women of Inspiration™  Awards

Women of Inspiration™ Awards recognizes the achievements of women who lead, inspire and motivate. We celebrate women from diverse industries and stages of life along with the allies who SupportHER™.

A Woman of Inspiration™ is an extraordinary woman who inspires those around her to be more and do more.

A SupportHER™ is a champion for women in his network, workplace and community.

Top Companies – Equity, Diversity, Inclusion SUpportHER™ Champions are committed to the advancement of women and leading by example in their industry to inspire change for a more equitable world.

Everyone plays a role in advancing women. Women of Inspiration™ Awards recognize the achievements of women through awards, media and events and programming. Representations matter.

A Woman of Inspiration™ is an everyday hero, entrepreneur, CEO, business leader, changemaker, game-changer and role model who leads by example with courage, confidence, commitment, and integrity.

She uses her influence and position of power to inspire change. She is admired and respected for her resilience, leadership and humility. She has grit and fights for what she believes in, regardless of the barriers. She isn’t afraid to roll up her sleeves. She ignores the naysayers and fearlessly steps outside of her comfort zone to pave the road for others to follow.

A Woman of Inspiration™ doesn’t wait for opportunities, she creates them!

This year, we celebrate women, men and Top Companies inspiring change in their networks, workplaces and communities.

Nominate a Woman or Apply 

Nominate a SupportHER™ (Male allie) or Apply 

Apply as a Top Company – Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (ED&I) SupportHER™ Champion

Nomination Process

Step 1: Complete the Nomination Form 

Woman of Inspiration™  – Nominate or Apply 

or SupportHER™(Male Allie) – Nominate or Apply

Nominate a Top CompanyEquity, Diversity and Inclusion (ED&I) SupportHER™  Champion

Step 2:

Complete the Nomination Package –  Woman of Inspiration™ – Deadline June 15

Complete the Nomination Package – SupportHER™ (Allie) – Deadline September 15

Complete the Top Company – Equity, Diversity, Inclusion SupportHER™ Champion – Application Form by September 15

Step 3: Share the good news that you have been nominated!

Step 4: Purchase tickets to attend the Women of Inspiration™ Awards  – Friday, November 3, 2023 | Toronto, ON |

Purchase Tickets to attend North America’s largest women empowerment event recognizing the achievements of women, SupportHER ™(male allies) and Top Companies Committed to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion SupportHER™ Champions.

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Nomination Form

Multiple Nominations will not be considered. Notifications starting January 2023.
Nominee will be notified via email once nomination submitted.
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Nominees will be notified via email that they have been nominated as a Woman of Inspiration starting January 2023.

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The Universal Womens Network™ is an incredible organization that supports empowers and celebrates women founders, entrepreneurs, and trailblazers. I can attest to how meaningful this group is as I started my own company at age 50. Monica is herself a phenomenal force and woman to celebrate also. The Awards gala last night was so well done, so inspiring. Suzie Yorke, Founder and Board Director, Love Good Fats | 2021 Women of Inspiration™ Game Changer Award

I am humbled by the nomination, the many awesome people who wrote recommendations and to be awarded the “Integrity Award”. Hearing the Ward introduction, I was in shock when you called my name. What a remarkable recognition for my life’s passion in working with others. I look forward to ensuring that others have the same opportunity in the future. Thank you, Monica, and all the many others who make this possible for us all. I look forward to working with the other recipients to keep sharing!” Rose Marie Gage – Founder and Principal of Great Governance Matters and MPOWRU. Independent Board Director. | 2021 Women of Inspiration™ Integrity Award


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