Awards Information

The entries for the 2019 Business Awards are now CLOSED!

Best of luck to all the entrants.


Get in touch with your local branch for details about the judging process and the gala awards events! All are listed on our events page here Network Ireland Businesswoman of the Year Awards celebrate the excellence, professionalism, vision and leadership of our members. By entering the Network Ireland Business Awards, you have the opportunity to be a one of the Network Ireland Regional Branch winners.


Regional branch winners will then go forward to compete at the Network Ireland National Business Awards. There are 8 categories in total. Members can enter two categories as this year, members can also enter their business in the separate STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths) category. This new award is aimed at professionals working in STEM or leading a business in STEM.


Members can self nominate or be nominated by another Network Ireland member. The regional Network Ireland Branch Businesswoman of the Year Awards will take place between May and June at separate events throughout the country. There may be short interviews at branch level. Please contact your regional branch for details.


The National Network Ireland Businesswoman of the Year Awards will take place on Friday 27th September 2019 in Cork. The judging for finalists will take place early September in Dublin.


You can navigate to the criteria, terms and conditions and application form on the menu to the side (at the bottom if you’re on your phone) It is essential that all the criteria and T&Cs relating to the awards are read and adhered to.

Closing date for receipt of application forms is Friday 5th April 2019.

CLICK HERE to read the Criteria and Terms and Conditions
CLICK HERE to see the Award Categories