The Women in Energy Awards celebrate achievements and contributions of exceptional women leaders, and recognise younger talent within the Egypt, North Africa, and Mediterranean energy sectors. The Awards also acknowledge energy companies that are fostering inclusion and championing diversity within the workplace.

Returning for the third edition, the Women in Energy Awards are led by a high-level and unbiased Regional Select Jury of industry experts and academics, and fully supported by the Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum & Mineral Resources.

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Women in Leadership
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Winner

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Prof. Toula Onoufriou

President

Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company

Highly Commended

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Nehal Khalil

Media General Manager

PETROJET

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Nex-Gen Female of the Year
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Winner

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Rim Magdi

Wireline Evaluation and Perforations Field Professional

Halliburton

Highly Commended

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Dena Hegab

Drilling Engineer

BP

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STEM Star of the Year
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Winner

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Amira Mohamed

Student

American University in Cairo

Highly Commended

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Farida Elharouni

Student

American University in Cairo

THE GLOBAL EQUALITY IN ENERGY AWARDS IS OPEN (formerly known as the Women in Energy Awards)

SUBMIT YOUR ENTRIES TODAY

2020 REGIONAL SELECT JURY 

WHO CAN SUBMIT AN ENTRY?
  • Senior female professionals from Egypt, North Africa, and the Mediterranean region with 10+ years of work experience in the energy sector
  • The nominee must be in a position of seniority for at least two years
  • Individuals working within a company’s technical and non-technical functions can submit
  • Entries can be made by the individual directly. Colleagues, peers or company representatives may also submit an entry on behalf of the individua
  • Companies may nominate more than one employee/individual in this category
  • Please do not submit your nominations more than once. If multiple entries are received, the most recent entry will be considered and older entries will be deleted
  • Previous award winners and finalists are eligible to submit their entries for this year’s awards
  • Regional Select Jury Members cannot be nominated or nominate themselves in this category
WHO CAN SUBMIT AN ENTRY?
  • Female professionals from Egypt, North Africa, and the Mediterranean region with less than 10 years of work experience in the energy sector
  • Nominees must be between the age of 20-35 years and must hold at least a Bachelor’s degree
  • Candidates pursuing a PhD and working simultaneously can choose to submit their entry in either Nex-Gen Female of the Year or STEM Star of the Year category. Please do not submit your entry in both categories as only one will be considered and the other will be deleted
  • Individuals working within company’s technical and non-technical functions can submit
  • Entries can be made by the individual directly. Colleagues, peers or company representatives may also submit an entry on behalf of the individual
  • Companies may nominate more than one employee/individual in this category
  • Please do not submit your nominations more than once. If multiple entries are received, the most recent entry will be considered and older entries will be deleted
  • Previous award winners and finalists are eligible to submit their entries for this year’s awards
  • Regional Select Jury Members cannot be nominated or nominate themselves in this category

This award category recognises high potential female students pursuing a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics with an active interest in pursuing a career in the energy sector

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WHO CAN SUBMIT AN ENTRY?
  • Female students from Egypt, North Africa, and the Mediterranean region
  • Nominees must be between the age of 18-30 years and must be pursuing a degree in STEM subjects (Undergraduate or Postgraduate including PhD)
  • Nominees must be pursuing a degree while applying for this Award. Therefore, only an existing student can apply.
  • Candidates pursuing a PhD and working simultaneously can choose to submit their entry in either STEM Star of the Year or Nex-Gen Female of the Year category. Please do not submit your entry in both categories as only one will be considered and other will be deleted
  • Entries can be made by the individual directly. University representatives may also submit an entry on behalf of the individual
  • Universities may nominate more than one student in this category
  • Please do not submit your nominations more than once. If multiple entries are received, the most recent entry will be considered and older entries will be deleted
  • Previous award winners and finalists are eligible to submit their entries for this year’s awards
  • Regional Select Jury Members cannot be nominated or nominate themselves in this category

This award category recognises an energy company fostering an inclusive and diverse working culture within its business operations in Egypt, North Africa, and the Mediterranean region

WHO CAN SUBMIT AN ENTRY?
  • Energy companies based in Egypt, North Africa and the Mediterranean region with active operations for at least three years in the region where they are submitting from
  • Nominations can be submitted by NOCs, IOCs, service providers, OEMs, renewable energy producer, refineries and petrochemical companies, technology and solution providers, government sector, and any business working within the energy sector
  • Nominations to be submitted by a company representative. One company can enter one nomination only
  • Joint ventures, subsidiaries, merged and/or acquired companies with separate brand presence from the parent company, and separate inclusion and diversity initiatives may submit a separate entry
  • Please do not submit your nominations more than once. If multiple entries are received, the most recent entry will be considered and older entries will be deleted
  • Previous award winners and finalists are eligible to submit their entries for this year’s awards
  • Companies represented on the Regional Select Jury may submit their entries for this category

 


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Disclaimer

All information submitted as part of the Award submission process will remain confidential, and will only be shared with the Regional Select Jury for the evaluation of entries. Information submitted will not be released to the public.

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