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List of UK Business Leaders Awards and Awards for Women

This is the world’s best list of UK business leaders awards and awards for women. It includes all the most credible awards for women such as The Natwest Everywoman Awards, The Times Top 50 Employers for Women, The FDM everywoman in Technology Awards and the Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Awards. It lists individual awards for entrepreneurs such as The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year and The Great British Entrepreneur Awards, and awards for CEOs such as Glassdoor’s Top CEOs and the IoD Director of the Year Awards.  

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Please note: the “~” symbol means that the date is based on the previous year’s awards programme or is an estimate based on the information available.
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Award nameDeadline DateAwarding DateIndustryRegion
Women of the Future Awards3rd Sep11th NovBusiness LeadersUK
MCV Women in Games Awards 4th Sep25th NovBusiness LeadersUK
CEO Today Global Awards10th Sep~10th NovBusiness LeadersInternational
TechWomen100 Awards11th Sep~10th DecBusiness LeadersUK
Stevie Awards for Women in Business16th Sep13th NovBusiness LeadersInternational
Forbes The World's 100 Most Powerful Women~1st Oct~1st NovBusiness LeadersInternational
The Global Women in Leadership WIL Achievement Awards~5th Oct~28th OctBusiness LeadersInternational
FDM everywoman in Technology Awards11th Oct25th MarBusiness LeadersUK
Forbes 30 under 30 ~14th Oct~13th NovBusiness LeadersInternational
Global Leaders in Consulting~23rd Oct~6th DecBusiness LeadersInternational
Women's Business Club Maximise Awards ~1st Nov~4th DecBusiness LeadersUK
Fortune Most Powerful Women in Business~3rd Nov~4th DecBusiness LeadersInternational
Ragan's Top Women in Communications Awards~15th Nov~1st MarBusiness LeadersInternational
Enterprising Women of the Year Awards ~18th Nov~29th MarBusiness LeadersInternational
Edison Achievement Award~22nd Nov~21st AprBusiness LeadersInternational
The Non-Executive Director NED Awards~24th Nov~15th MarBusiness LeadersUK
The Times Top 50 Employers for Women (BITC) ~27th Nov~30th AprBusiness LeadersUK
CEO Today Business Women of the Year Awards~29th Nov~10th JanBusiness LeadersInternational
Business Worldwide CEO Awards~5th Dec~5th JanBusiness LeadersInternational
Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award~28th Dec~28th JanBusiness LeadersUK
Cynopsis Media Top Women in Digital ~9th Jan~14th MarBusiness LeadersUK
Women in Credit Awards~17th Jan~19th MarBusiness LeadersUK
Venus Awards~23rd Jan~18th MayBusiness LeadersUK
Women in Technology and Data Awards~24th Jan~6th MarBusiness LeadersInternational
For Women in Science UK & Ireland Awards~27th Jan~24th MayBusiness LeadersUK & Republic of Ireland
Veuve Clicquot Bold Woman Award~31st Jan~24th MayBusiness LeadersInternational
CEO Today UK Awards~31st Jan~7th FebBusiness LeadersUK
Inspirational Business Women in STEM Awards~31st Jan~13th MarBusiness LeadersUK
CEO Today Management Consulting Awards~7th Feb~11th MarBusiness LeadersInternational
Asian Women of Achievement Awards~12th Feb~4th JunBusiness LeadersUK
Woman Who Achieves Awards~23rd Feb~24th AprBusiness LeadersUK
FT ArcelorMittal Boldness in Business Awards~26th Feb~26th MarBusiness LeadersInternational
EY World Entrepreneur of the Year Awards ~28th Feb4th JunBusiness LeadersInternational
EY Entrepreneur of the Year~28th Feb4th NovBusiness LeadersUK
We are the City's Rising Star Awards~8th Mar~2nd JulBusiness LeadersUK
Women in the Fire Service UK Awards~16th Mar~19th JunBusiness LeadersUK
Global Woman Awards~30th Mar~12th JulBusiness LeadersInternational
WinTRADE Global Awards~31st Mar~12th JunBusiness LeadersInternational
The IPSE Freelancer Awards ~31st Mar~18th JunBusiness LeadersUK
Women in Defence Awards ~17th Apr8th OctBusiness LeadersUK
Barclaycard Everywoman in Retail Awards~20th Apr10th SepBusiness LeadersUK
Black British Business Awards ~20th Apr1st OctBusiness LeadersUK
Management Today 35 Women under 35~20th Apr~23rd MayBusiness LeadersUK
Inspiring Women in Business Awards~23rd Apr~30th AprBusiness LeadersUK
Making Business Happen Awards (USW) ~29th Apr~5th JulBusiness LeadersUK
Institute of Directors (IoD) Director of the Year National Awards~30th Apr~2nd JulBusiness LeadersUK
National Learning Disabilities and Autism Awards~30th Apr~26th JunBusiness LeadersUK
Glassdoor's Top CEOs~1st May~3rd JunBusiness LeadersUK
British Citizen Awards ~5th May~1st JulBusiness LeadersUK
Lockdown Awards~7th May~21st MayBusiness LeadersUK
National Business Women's Awards~14th May13th OctBusiness LeadersUK
Everywoman in Sports Industry Awards~18th May~15th OctBusiness LeadersUK
The Great British Entrepreneur Awards~22nd May~15th JulBusiness LeadersUK
Women in Tech Excellence Awards~22nd May25th NovBusiness LeadersUK
Forward Ladies FL National Awards~29th May27th NovBusiness LeadersUK & Republic of Ireland
Arab Women of the Year Awards~31st May~6th DecBusiness LeadersInternational
BEYOUROWN Women In Business Awards1st Jun1st JulBusiness LeadersInternational
Women of The Year~5th Jun16th OctBusiness LeadersUK
The Precious Awards (for women of colour)~10th Jun~27th OctBusiness LeadersUK
The Blossom Awards~12th Jun30th OctBusiness LeadersUK
The CEO World Awards ~15th Jun19th OctBusiness LeadersInternational
Women in Tech Employer Awards~19th Jun11th NovBusiness LeadersUK
Computer Weekly 50 Most Influential Women in UK Technology~22nd Jun~4th OctBusiness LeadersUK
The WISE Awards (Women in Science Technology & Engineering) ~23rd Jun~7th NovBusiness LeadersUK
GG2 Leadership Awards~26th Jun21st OctBusiness LeadersUK
Black Women in Business Awards~30th Jun~19th OctBusiness LeadersUK
The HERoes Women Role Model Lists~3rd Jul1st SepBusiness LeadersUK & Republic of Ireland
Barclays Entrepreneur Awards~3rd Jul~10th OctBusiness LeadersUK
NatWest Everywoman Awards~6th Jul2nd DecBusiness LeadersUK
Women World Awards~17th Jul19th OctBusiness LeadersInternational
Cartier Women's Initiative Awards31st Jul~1st OctBusiness LeadersInternational
Inspiration Awards for Women 31st Jul25th SepBusiness LeadersUK
The ITRG CIO Leadership Awards31st Jul~1st NovBusiness LeadersInternational
Best Business Women Awards 31st Jul9th OctBusiness LeadersUK
Women in Security Awards (Professional Security Magazine)7th Aug17th SepBusiness LeadersUK
The Woman Who Achieves Solopreneur Awards9th Aug4th SepBusiness LeadersUK
The BURJ CEO Awards 31st Aug~31st OctBusiness LeadersInternational

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