Bayer Foundation Women’s Empowerment Award 2022

Deadline: 18-mar-22

Are you a game changer, driving sustainability and social impact through entrepreneurial innovation? If your answer is yes, then the Bayer Foundation Women Empowerment Award 2022 is for you!

Through the open application, you can become one of 16 finalists who will be selected from this pool by the Bayer Foundation and the Get In The Ring team.

The Bayer Foundation’s vision is to catalyze advances in science and social innovation for a world with “Health for All, Hunger for None”. With the Bayer Foundation Women Empowerment Award 2022, they aim to recognize women entrepreneurs as inspiring role models and encourage the brightest minds to deliver impactful solutions to sub-Saharan Africa’s challenges in health and agriculture.

With the Bayer Foundation Women Empowerment Award, we are looking for solutions in the areas of health and nutrition, with an impact on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 2 and 3.

  • Improve food production
  • Sensitization
  • Climate resilience
  • Alleviation of malnutrition disorders
  • Access to affordable and quality health care
  • Access to medical knowledge
  • Water quality, availability and resilience
What’s in it for you?
  • 24 week growth accelerator program
  • Cash prize of €25,000
  • Workshops and training
  • Network access
  • Access to the final event of the Women Empowerment Award
  • Additional Funding Opportunities
Eligibility criteria

To apply for the open application, you can apply from any country in Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Mara R. Wilmoth