Mark your calendars for a night of celebration and empowerment!

We’re thrilled to invite you to the highly anticipated awards of the year: The MWDI Māori Businesswomen’s Awards 2024!


Date: Friday, 25 October 2024

Location: Tākina Convention Centre, Wellington

Nominations open & tickets go on sale: 1 July 2024

Nominations close: 31 July 2024

Join us for an unforgettable evening as we shine the spotlight on the outstanding achievements and success of kaipakihi wāhine Māori, the driving force behind indigenous entrepreneurship worldwide.The MWDI Māori Businesswomen’s Awards, renowned as the premier indigenous businesswomen’s awards globally, embody our commitment to fostering economic development and empowerment for wāhine Māori and their whānau.

By celebrating the very best wāhine businesswomen and their pakihi, our awards champion the vision of Māori Women’s Development Inc, ensuring equitable contributions to cultural, spiritual, economic, social, and political achievements. From Aotearoa to the Asia-Pacific region and beyond, these awards showcase brilliance on a global scale.

Nominations open and tickets go on sale 1 July 2024. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this momentous occasion, where connections are made, inspiration flourishes, and success stories are celebrated!

We can’t wait to welcome you to the MWDI Māori Businesswomen’s Awards on Friday, 25 October 2024.

We’re inviting individuals and organisations to partner with us for this premier event! If you would like to tautoko the MWDI Māori Businesswomen’s Awards 2024, we welcome the opportunity to kōrero about custom-designing a Sponsorship or Commercial Partner package specifically for you.

For more information please click on the sponsorship link button or contact MWDI Kaiwhakahaere Linda Clay at or call 0275666719.

Let’s celebrate the success of kaipakihi wāhine Māori together!