18 March 2019, Manchester Central

Northern Power Women Awards

Join us for our fourth year of awards celebrating fantastic role models from across the North, the awards will also feature additions to our Power List and Future list.

Innovation Award

Inclusive to All

Awarded to the individual, group or organisation that share the goal of accelerating gender equality by pursuing game changing ideas.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Shortlist will be announced 8 Jan 2019

Person with Purpose

Inclusive to All

The winner of this award will be achieving impact outside of their primary role to support a charity, community or social change.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Shortlist will be announced 8 Jan 2019

Outstanding Entrepreneur

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An individual who has successfully launched an innovative organisation with significant market progress.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Shortlist will be announced 8 Jan 2019

Mentor of the Year

Inclusive to All

Awarded to the individual, who outside of any direct line responsibilities, has positively influenced women to succeed.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Shortlist will be announced 8 Jan 2019

Agent of Change

Inclusive to All

Awarded to the individual who has strived to shift the status quo and transform or achieve lasting improvements in gender equality.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Shortlist will be announced 8 Jan 2019

Transformational Leader

Inclusive to All

Awarded to the leader who has championed gender diversity as a key attribute for organisation success through cultural change.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Shortlist will be announced 8 Jan 2019

Small Organisation

Fewer Than 250 Employees

Awarded to the organisation which works to positively build the skills of women as a key component of its growth strategy.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Shortlist will be announced 8 Jan 2019

Medium Organisation

250-999 Employees

Awarded to the organisation which has made a significant contribution to the recruitment, development and retention of their female talent.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Shortlist will be announced 8 Jan 2019

Large Organisation

More Than 1000 Employees

Awarded to the organisation which has made a significant contribution to the recruitment, development and retention of their female talent.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Shortlist will be announced 8 Jan 2019

One to Watch

The winner of this award will have demonstrated significant talent and promise in a new role, community or organisation.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Shortlist will be announced 8 Jan 2019

Future List

Recognising the influencers and change makers of the future who are already making a difference in their environments and communities.

NominatIons are now closed - Our judges will have a tough job to do - Future List will be notified 20 Jan 2019

Power List

Our Power List challenges the norm and ensures that everyone they work with recognises the benefit of having a gender-balanced workplace.

Nominate Here

Northern Power Women Awards

Showcasing Role Models

The fourth Northern Power Women Awards will take place on 18 March 2019 in a glittering evening ceremony at  Manchester Central Convention Complex.

The Northern Power Women Awards showcase role models and celebrate the many different ways women contribute to a thriving Northern Powerhouse. The inaugural awards started in March 2016, attracting 440 organisation leaders, change agents, and inspiring male and female role models, in 2017 520 celebrated success across the North and in 2018 580 attended receiving a record 950+ nominations.

Northern Power Women Awards are moving to Manchester Central in 2019, which guarantees to bring an evening bigger and better.

The awards celebrate the women and men working towards creating gender balance in organisations across the entire Northern Powerhouse. Winners are profiled and their stories shared to encourage other individuals and organisations to step up and take action. The awards also feature a Power list and a Future list, which showcase future leaders and influencers.

JOIN US AT THE AWARDS

Book your tickets for our unmissable awards night at Manchester Central
04 September
Nominations Open

During this time it is your opportunity to put forward names of any of the selection of awards on offer, whether anonymously or otherwise. The application period closes on November 26 for the awards and nominations for the Power and Future list.

26 Nov
Nominations Close
Nominations Close
29 Nov
Nominees Completed Questions (extended)
Nominees final date to submit supplementary questions
30 Nov - 14 Dec
Judging Period

Judging will be undertaken by 10 panels of category judges.
You may be required to submit a brief video response during this time.

8 Jan
Shortlist Announced
4 Jan
Power and Future List Judging
22 Jan
Power List & Future List Notified
New additions to the Power List and Future List will be notified under embargo
18 March
Awards Ceremony

The final shortlist will be selected once again by the judging panel, from which the winners of each category will be selected and announced on 18th March 2019 at the awards taking place at Manchester Central.

All tickets subject to VAT. Please contact us to pay by invoice and avoid Eventbrite fees. Please note invoices to be paid in full before 26 October 2018 for early bird or by 1 March 2019 for regular tickets & tables.

18 March 2019, Manchester Central

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Ticket Prices 

(including welcome drink, three course meal and  1/2 bottle of wine per person) 

Ticket £145

Table of 10 £1400

Table of 12 £1680

Table of 10 (£1750) or  12 plus £2100 (including glass of champagne and upgraded wine 1/2 bottle per person)