The ideal candidate will be:

  • A woman who has demonstrated a conviction to dreams and a willingness to make them happen, and
  • A woman who is skilled in technical, business planning, administrative, and financial techniques, and excels in business leadership.
  • A woman who is in an engineering or STEM related business.

A maximum of one (1) awards may be presented annually.


The candidate must:

  • Have her own business for a minimum of five (5) years and
  • Have 50% or more equity in her business, unless publicly owned; if publicly owned then she must have been the founder and still involved in the management of the company.