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The WE Empower UN SDG Challenge 2022

The WE Empower UN SDG Challenge 2022

Fully Funded
Sep 17 - Sep 25, 2022
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The WE Empower Challenge is a global business competition for women entrepreneurs and social entrepreneurs who are advancing the UN Sustainable Development Goals and inspiring entire communities to create the world we want by 2030.

It is the first-of-its-kind global competition for social entrepreneurs who are advancing the UN Sustainable Development Goals and inspiring entire communities to act to create the world we want by 2030.

Click: UN Global Compact SDG Pioneers Program 2022 for Young Leaders



  • woman entrepreneur with lead decision-making ability in a business or organization
  • the business/organization has been in operation for more than three years
  • also, the business has employees of at least three full-time staff (or full-time equivalent)
  • the business generates at least $100,000 USD in annual sales or revenue
  • In addition, you are proficient in spoken and written English
  • you are at least 21 years old
  • moreover, you are available to travel to New York and participate in all events from September 17 through September 25, 2022. Also, if necessary, you are able to participate in a virtual program from August through October 2021.


Applicants will be assessed based on a variety of factors, including the following considerations.

  1. Commit to the entire week of the in-person program (travel permitting) or a virtual program
  2. Applicants’ business or organization has a substantial impact on the SDGs and a clear vision for how their business will create the future we want in 2030.
  3. Help shape the community dialogue about women’s advancement and the SDGs in their region, and wield the influence necessary.

Applicants with more than one business or organization, please complete the application regarding the business/organization that you would like to focus on during this Global Challenge opportunity.

What to Expect

Applicants must answer basic identifying information about themselves, their business, and their primary country of business. Applicants must identify which world region they are located in from the following regions:

  • Europe and North America
  • The Middle East and North Africa
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Latin America and the Caribbean

The application requires answers about how your work relates to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and your vision for a sustainable future.

The application asks you how you will help foster gender equality through your work.

Applicants will be asked to answer several security questions, provide social media profile information (if applicable), and agree to the terms and conditions within the contest entry form.

Finally, applicants must submit a two-minute video using the following guidelines.

Click here for further specification on the requirements



Type of Opportunity Competitions and Awards
Event Date17 September,2022 to 25 September,2022
Deadline15 April,2022
Fieldbusiness competition
Open towomen entrepreneurs and social entrepreneurs
OrganizerArizona State University
Contact the organizer [email protected]



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