Asian Women of the Year Awards 2022: nominations are now open across the UK from from Asian women who are making a valuable and important contribution to British life (deadline for nominations: 23rd March 2022)

Nominations are now open to the 2022 Asian Women of Achievement Awards across the UK.

The Awards are inviting applications from Asian women who are making a valuable and important contribution to British life. The awards play a key role in redefining the contribution of Asian women; and informing a new, positive, pro-diversity debate.

The Awards have lead to the creation of numerous initiatives and projects designed to help women and improve opportunities for the next generation. The Awards are not simply a night of recognition but a community and a programme of initiatives that offer the opportunity for candidates to meet like-minded women and build business contacts.

All nominations are reviewed by the shortlist committee and five candidates per category will be shortlisted for the 2022 Awards.

The categories for 2022 are:

o Arts and Culture.
o Business.
o Entrepreneur.
o Media.
o Professions.
o Public Service.
o Real Estate, Infrastructure & Construction.
o Science.
o Social & Humanitarian.
o Sport.
o Technology & Digital.
o The NatWest Chairman’s Award, and
o Young Achiever.

Awards Ceremony

The Award winners will be announced on Thursday 16th June 2022 at the London Hilton on Park Lane.

Eligibility criteria

1. Candidates must be based in UK.
2. Candidates must be born in one of the following countries, or be born into an ethnic group or had at least one grandparent from one of the countries.


o Afghanistan.
o Bahrain.
o Bangladesh.
o Bhutan.
o Brunei.
o Cambodia, or
o China.

The deadline for nominations is Wednesday 23rd June 2022.

For more information, visit Asian Women of Achievement Awards.