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SIJ Inspirational Woman of the Year Award 2023

Nominations for the Soroptimist International Jersey Inspirational Woman of the Year Award are now open!

Soroptimist International Jersey are delighted to announce that they will once again be partnering with Jersey Women’s Refuge to give their annual Inspirational Woman of the Year Award.

Nominations opened on Friday 13th January and will close on Friday 17th February 2023.

The selection criteria for the winner will include:

  • Role model for women and girls
  • Overcoming obstacles in life and making a difference
  • Community engagement
  • Support for women related activities
  • Availability to attend award ceremony on Wednesday 8th March 2023, 08:00 – 10:30

Do these remind you of someone in your neighbourhood, at work or in the community?

If so, nominate them via

Initiated in 1998, the Inspirational Woman of the Year Award was founded by SIJ and at that time was known as “Women in the Community Award”.

This year the award will be presented to the winner at the International Women’s Day breakfast to be held at the Royal Yacht Hotel on Wednesday 8th March, 08:00 – 10:30.  Any proceeds from the event will go to the Jersey Women’s Refuge.


Award given to Louise Carson in October 2021, delayed from March due to Covid


2021 Inspirational Woman of the Year Award finalists