Entreprenista 100 Awards Terms & Conditions

The Entreprenista 100 Awards program (“the Program”) is sponsored by Entreprenista Media, LLC, with offices located at 12133 Aviles Circle, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418 (Entreprenista).

Eligibility

The program is open to women-business owners based in the United States. Entrants must have at least one woman cofounder who is active in running the business in order to be eligible. Eligibility is further subject to the terms of each category as noted in our category descriptions. Furthermore, Entrants must be eighteen (18) years of age in order to participate. Entrants are limited to one (1) entry per category and three (3) entries per company in total.

How to Enter

Instructions on how to enter can be found at Entreprenista.com/100 Entries submitted by hardcopy or email will not be accepted. Entry fees must be paid online at the time of submission with a credit card. Check and invoice payments are not accepted. Entries into the Program are subject to a tiered pricing structure, with discounts for early-bird entries, standard fees for regular deadline entries, and additional fees for final deadline entries. Entreprenista maintains the right to offer sales and special offers on entry fees.

Anything included in an Entry Form/ Application will be considered potentially public information. There’s no space for explicitly confidential information, and entrants should anticipate that anything included in their submission could become public.

Award Timeline

  • Monday, November 7, 2022 - Entries Open

  • Friday, December 16, 2022 - Early Bird Pricing Deadline

  • Saturday, December 31st, 2022 - Final Entry Deadline

  • January 3-13, 2023  - Judging Period/ Winners Selected

  • Week of January 16 - Winners are notified via email

  • Week of January 16 - Winners are publicly announced 

The timeline above is subject to change.

Certification/ Acknowledgement/ Consent

Each entrant certifies that the materials submitted in connection with this Program (including imagery, ideas, and any intellectual property) are the original work of the entrant. Entrants retain the copyright and other intellectual property interests in their materials. However, each Entrant acknowledges and irrevocably consents that any and all materials such entrant submits for this program may be reproduced, displayed, published (including in print and digital formats), archived (in print and digital databases) and otherwise freely used without limitation or restriction by Entreprenista and its partners, sponsors and affiliates in connection with the program. Each entrant acknowledges and irrevocably consents to the use of entry information on all Entreprenista owned websites, social media platforms, podcasts, email newsletters, Entreprenista League communications, and at Entreprenista hosted events. 

Winning

All category wins are at the discretion of our judges. Judges have the right to not select a winner in any category if they feel materials submitted did not meet the standards they are looking for in entries. The decisions of the Entreprenista judges are final and binding in all matters relating to this Program, including interpretation and application of the rules.

One winner will be chosen from our pool of 100 extraordinary Entreprenistas for each of our Top Awards.

  • Entreprenista of the Year 

  • Mamaprenista Award 

  • Career Pivot of the Year

One hundred winners will be chosen across the following categories:

  • Best Brand New Business - 10 winners

  • Top Mamaprenistas - 10 winners

  • Biggest Impact - 10 winners

  • Best Ecommerce Business - 10 winners

  • Best Self-funded Business - 10 winners

  • Best Community-led Business - 10 winners

  • Health, Wellness & Beauty - 10 winners

  • Agency & Service Based Business - 10 winners

  • Food & Beverage - 10 winners

  • Capital Raisers - 5 winners

  • Real Estate - 5 winners

General Conditions

All entrants agree to release Entreprenista, sponsors and its partners and affiliates from any and all claims and liability with respect to and in any way arising from participating in the Program, accepting of any award, prize(s) or technical, hardware, software or other failures of any kind, cost or unavailable network connections, incomplete, garbled or delayed transmissions, injury or damage to an entrant’s or third person’s computer, whether caused by Entreprenista, sponsors, entrants, users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions which may damage an entrant’s system or limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Program. 

Entreprenista reserves the right to modify or cancel all or any part of the Program for any reason at its sole discretion with a refund of applicable entry fee paid as the sole remedy for any entrant.

Subject to applicable laws, entrants irrevocably grant to Entreprenista, Program sponsors and their successors, assigns and sub-licensees the right and permission to use their name, voice, likeness and/ or biographical material for advertising, promotional and/or publicity purposes in connection with the Program, in all forms of media and by any and all means and media (now and hereafter known), and on and in connection with related products, services, advertising and promotional materials (now known or hereafter developed), worldwide, in perpetuity, without any obligation, notice or consideration except for the awarding of the prize to the Program’s winners.

All entrants agree to comply fully with each provision in the Program rules. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with the Program and any person who does not comply with the Program rules, will be ineligible for any award or prize. Program void where prohibited or restricted by law.