Les Margaret Awards 2021 by JFD
When: March 8 2021
Where: Paris, France
JFD will celebrate european and african women and girls who dare and innovate for a better world with les Margaret Awards 2021.
The Prize is a tribute to Margaret Hamilton, who enabled men to walk on the moon by contributing to NASA's Apollo program.
The creativity, audacity and innovations of four women and two girls from Europe and Africa will be rewarded in 6 categories: Margaret Entrepreneur Europe, Margaret Entrepreneur Africa, Margaret Intrapreneur Europe, Margaret Intrapreneur Africa, Margaret Junior Europe and Margaret Junior Africa.
For this initiative, JFD brings together economic actors, media, public and private organizations to support and empower women and girls who innovate for a better world.
les Margaret 2021will benefit will benefit from one million euros of media visibility, a network and financial support (5,000 euros for the entrepreneurs and 1,000 euros scholarship for the juniors).
With the support of JFD's partners, the laureates will receive the support of the world’s largest R&D laboratories to develop their projects (EDF, Idemia, Dassault Systèmes, Groupe La Poste, Microsoft, Paypal, Total, ...), have mentorship and coaching workshops with executives (Groupe La Poste, Microsoft, Total, Mastercard, PayPal…) and digital equipment from Crédit Agricole.
And for the first time, JFD will organize for les Margaret 2021, a JFD Entrepreneurship Expedition in the USA and in Africa, on Margaret Hamilton’s footsteps.