Now accepting entries: fabbit CEO to serve as a mentor in the "Queen Award for Startups" contest for female entrepreneurs

"Queen Award for Startups," a contest for female entrepreneurs sponsored by Pasona Group, will be held in 2020/3. "Queen Award for Startups" is a business plan contest that aims to produce female entrepreneurs and startups with a meaningful social impact, and to support as many female entrepreneurs as possible. Entry is open until 1/8 for business plans in the 7 categories of regional revitalization, health, sharing economy, food, tourism, lifestyle, and other.

Selected contest finalists will receive advice from startup support specialists and gain access to Pasona Group's coworking space for a limited time. Contest winners are awarded participation in a three-month acceleration program, as well as administrative and sales support.

On the day of the contest, fabbit CEO Yasunari Tanaka will participate as a mentor.

We look forward to your creative business plans!

Female entrepreneur contest


  • Schedule

    Application period: 2019/11/15~2020/1/8

    Finalists announced: 2020/1/15

    Contest: 2020/3/6

  • Application categories:

    ・ Regional revitalization - Businesses that create employment in rural areas through social innovation

    ・ Health - Businesses that contribute to the physical and mental health of working people

    ・ Sharing economy - Businesses that cross time and place to create new work and lifestyles

    ・Food - Businesses engaged in food tech

    ・ Tourism - Businesses that contribute to the revitalization of local economies and the national tourism industry

    ・ Lifestyle - Businesses to the lives of people of all ages

    ・ Other - Businesses that address social issues in other fields

  • Qualified applicants:

    Women planning to start a business within the next year

    Female entrepreneurs within 5 years of corporate registration

  • Application process:

    ① Submit the “Queen Award for Startups” application form linked Apply from

    ② After submitting the application form, send required materials to the e-mail address specified upon submission of the application form.

    * For minors, parental consent is required. Please contact our office before entering to receive the necessary form.

【Contact Information】

Pasona Group Ladies Be Ambitious Office


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