Call for Nominations: Apply now for the EQUALS in Tech Awards 2020!
Equals in Tech Awards are given every year to organizations and individuals working to help girls and women gain equal internet access, digital skills and opportunities in the tech industry. The EQUALS Global Partnership is looking for innovative initiatives and projects that reach girls and women in an impactful way, have the potential to scale or be replicated once reconfigured to other contexts and ration with partners.
Four categories are open for nomination: Access, Skills, Research and Leadership – with the two subcategories (I) promoting women in decision-making roles within the ICT field and (II) promoting women’s leadership in technology SMEs.
Individuals and organizations can nominate their own initiatives or those of others for an award until the 01. August 2020 by filling out the nomination form. The call for nominations is open to all, regardless of their languages and nationalities. Moreover, previous award finalists are highly encouraged to apply again and outline how their projects have evolved.
The EQUALS in Tech Award finalists and winners are chosen by former winners, known as the Advisory Group, and experts from the EQUALS Steering Committee.