BOOST: Women Innovators extends application deadline to March 15 

We’re excited to announce that we have received more than 200 applications. Due to the high volume of interest in the open call, we have decided to extend the application deadline until March 15 (including). 

The call has two tracks based on applicant eligibility. 

  • Track 1 is open for applications from women-led startups, SMEs, social enterprises, non-profits, and academic institutions operating in Europe and Central Asia* with innovations in the three key above-mentioned thematic areas. 
  • Track 2 is open to applications from women-led start-ups registered in Turkey working on innovations in any industry.  

See which one is the right fit and apply for BOOST: Women Innovators by March 15. Learn more about the program here or watch our public information session about both tracks. For any questions, read our FAQ page or get in touch at


*List of eligible countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo**, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan 

**All references to Kosovo shall be understood to be in the context of the Security Council Resolution 1244 (1999). 

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