February 16, 2017
The finalists of the Horizon 2020-funded EU Prize for Women Innovators 2017 are announced today by the European Commission.
The shortlist contains twelve outstanding women entrepreneurs who have brought their breakthrough ideas to the market. For the first time, this year's contest includes three finalists in a new category, the Rising Innovator, to recognise excellence in female entrepreneurs aged 30 years or under. All of the finalists have founded or co-founded a successful company based on their innovative ideas.