Women Empowerment Award 2022

Women Are Reshaping the Future of Africa.

Game-changing female entrepreneurs of Sub-Saharan Africa – is your innovation driving positive change by bringing better health and nutrition to everyone? Harvest a healthier future by applying for the Bayer Foundation Women Empowerment Award 2022. Lace up your gloves, Get in the Ring and grab the spotlight for a chance to win €25,000!

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 reward female entrepreneurs as inspirational models, and foster the brightest minds to provide impactful solutions for sub-Saharan African’s challenges in health and agriculture.

What’s In It For You?

  • 24-week growth accelerator program
  • €25.000 Cash prize
  • Workshops and trainings
  • Access to network
  • Access to the Women Empowerment Award Final Event
  • Additional funding opportunities

Harvesting a healthier future

With the Bayer Foundation Women Empowerment Award, we are on the lookout for solutions in the domains of health and nutrition, impacting UN Sustainable Development Goals 2 and 3.


March 18, 2022
Organizer Bayer Foundation
Website Visit website
Targets Africa
Sectors Food production, Healthcare, Healthcare providers and services, HealthTech, ICT
SDG (2)
2. Zero Hunger, 3. Good Health and Well-being