Bold Woman Award by Veuve Clicquot

Welcome on the Bold Open Database, the first open and free database that lists and makes visible all female entrepreneurs worldwide.

Since 1972, Maison Veuve Clicquot has continued the legacy of Madame Clicquot by rewarding and promoting daring women entrepreneurs who impact their sector of activity and Society.

The Bold Woman Award rewards an emblematic woman entrepreneur for her career, her journey and the success of her business and the Bold Future Award rewards a woman entrepreneur who has created or taken over her business less than 5 years ago.

Read the information below, then begin your application journey further down the webpage.

Apply here

Since the creation of the Bold Woman Award and Bold Future Award, more than 450 women have been recognized in 27 countries. What if you were next?

Please apply in the country in which you reside.
Applications open from 26/05 to 08/09
Applications open from 18/06 to 21/07
Applications closed
Stay informed
South Africa
Applications closed
Stay informed
Application dates announced soon
Stay informed
United Kingdom
Applications closed
Stay informed
Drawing Bold Woman Award

The Bold Open Data Base

Launched in December 2022 to mark the 50th anniversary of the Bold by Veuve Clicquot Program, The Bold Open Data Base is the first open, free and global database that lists and makes visible all female entrepreneurs on the planet.

The Bold Open Data Base was created by Veuve Clicquot. It allows journalists, researchers, investors or entrepreneurs themselves to find female entrepreneurs with varied profiles, from all sectors, all business sizes, in France and around the world.