Do you know a woman who runs a business of any size, and inspires others in her industry, community, neighbourhood, or city? Are you a woman who fits this description?

Nominate yourself or a woman entrepreneur who inspires you and others, for the PayU Inspiring Women Entrepreneur Award!

Winners will receive special credits from PayU to help boost your business online. PayU provides state-of-the-art payment gateway solutions to online businesses through its cutting-edge and award winning technology.

(Nominations closed). 


Learn more about what PayU can do for your business!

PayU provides state-of-the-art payment gateway solutions to online businesses through its cutting-edge and award winning technology.

If you are an entrepreneur running a business of any size, whether you offer a service, run an online store, or want to grow a home based business, PayU helps you accept mobile and online payments with minimum development effort.

Learn more about PayU's range of offerings for entrepreneurs here, and get started with their easy sign-up options!


(Nominations are open till 30th November)

Dr Shruti Kapoor

Dr. Shruti Kapoor

Founder - Dr. Shruti Kapoor is a gender equality activist, economist and social entrepreneur who is passionate about girls and women's safety.

Dr Bhavi Mody

Dr Bhavi Mody

Founder Vrudhi Holistic Care - Dr Bhavi Mody is adictor, blogger and Entrepreneur rolled in one. She has the vision of Providing Quality HolisticHealth Care Services beyond Boundaries.

malini Gowrishankar

Malini Gowrishankar

Founder F5Escapes - Her purpose in life is to make India an amazing place for women to travel. F5Escapes has enabled over 1000 women take the plunge and travel.

Rakshita Dwivedi

Rakshita Dwivedi

Founder - Recipe Dabba, which is a place for healthy choices, the choices which are everyone's favorite starting from kids as young as 4 years.

Laxmi Todiwan

Laxmi Todiwan

Laxmi Todiwan is an Educationist, Counselor and Corporate Trainer. A hospitality professional with a career spanning over two decades. Spectrum Academy.

Akshayaa Selvaraj - Undelivered Letters

Akshayaa Selaraj

Undelivered Letters - Hailing from a architectural background, she followed her passion for art and healing  by exploring ,experimenting all kinds of creative mediums and methodologies.

Parul Kashyap

Parul Kashyap

Founder Sirforganic - which is an organic store online as well offline. Including groceries and cafeteria with healthy freshly prepared food, in Ghaziabad.

Anupama Dalmia

Anupama Dalmia

Anupama Dalmia is a professional writer, an award-winning blogger, the founder and owner of 'Rhythms & Beats' which is a dance enterprise, co-founder of 'Tingle Your Taste Buds' which is a popular cookery website and also a social activist.

Usha Dalmia

Usha Dalmia

At an age when people retire, Usha Dalmia has pushed herself and learnt new skills. For someone who did not know a thing about technology, today she runs a food blog which reaches out to millions.

Charmine Kenita

Charmaine Kenita

Founder of Out 'O' Box Content, Charmaine works on content creation, curation and branding for businesses.

Sapna Dube

Sapna Dube

Sapna Rao Dube is a painter, printmaker, and muralist. Dube’s aim is to create compositions with a proliferating, ornamental patterning that keeps the eye moving restlessly across the image surface.

Nancy Katyal

Nancy Katyal

Founder The Perfect You. She is one of the Elite Image consultants in India. She is recipient on many awards like the prestigious LIMCA Book of records, Lokmat Sakhi Sanman award

Rupal Jain

Rupal Jain

Founder KreativeKeeda. KreativeKeeda brings Indian gifting & home décor needs solutions to them with just one click.

Pinky Maheshwari

Pinky Maheshwari

Founder of Surprise Someone. Her company spreads smiles, surprises and happiness by selling high quality gifts, gift packs, invitations and much more.

Kashish Chhabria

Kashissh A Chhabriaa

She is a counselling psychologist and psychotherapist, motivational speaker, Women n Youth Empowerment Coach.

Ruchita Dar Shah

Ruchita Dar Shah

Ruchita is the Founder and Chief Mommy Officer Of First Moms Club , which is a community connecting more than 60K mothers across the world .



caMattersonline has been founded by CA Priyanka Srivastava who is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Aditi Shah

Aditi Shah

Aditi has founded Musical Bonding which is a parent-child music and movement program.

Manali Shenoy Kamat

Manali Shenoy Kamat

Indian Concepts-Corporate Kurtas for Women. Lack of flexibility in full-time jobs led her to start off her own business.

swarnima bhattacharya

Swarnima Bhattacharya

Swarnima is a passionate advocate of women's health, older women's health-care empowerment in medicine, and adolescent development. She is the Founder of Women's Health Line, and the co-founder of Feminist Mohalla.

Shruti Nagar Dave

Shruti Nagar Dave

Shruti Nagar Dave Founder Spirited Show,  is an influential eduprenuer / entrepreneur, who coaches women, parents, children in value based education, she is a master in instructional designing delivering her content with eminent schools currently at footprints childcare.

Dipti Agarwal

Dipti Agrawal

CEO Tudip Technologies. Dipti has worked with various multinational billion dollars + club companies.

geetha krishnan

Geetha Krishnan

Founder of Fragrant Kitchen. Making preservative & additive free breads for institutional supplies across Bangalore.

Manabi Katoch

Manabi Katoch

Manabi is an agriculture journalist and trying to bring out some of the best stories of the farmers who have fight against unfavourable conditions and become a winner in life. Her articles have inspired many to start farming or help farmers.


Samreedhi Goel

Founder of the fitness studio, Size Wise, Mumbai. She believes in empowering women, by hiring them and training them to work with her and then branching out on their own.

Vandhana Ramanathan

Vandhana Ramanathan

Co Founder WSquare. WSquare is a collaborative workspace that provides a Working Desk for Women who are looking for an alternative to working from home

Sonal Singh

Sonal Singh

Founder Rian Placements. Sonal's initiatives ImpactME and ICube are targeted towards elevating the status of women in the workforce.


Madhavi Patil Ahirao

Wackywe is a journey of me as a Blogger and my kid Yuvaan as a Vlogger

Ami Savla

Ami Savla Hemani

Founder Social Media Training Hub. Ami is on a Mission to Digitally Empower Women

Dr. Trisheetaa Tej

Dr. Trisheetaa Tej

Dr. Trisheetaa Tej - Founder-Director Pencil9. Pencil9 is a first-of-its-kind content writing and management organization in Hyderabad,  that brings work-for-home opportunities to women.

Mrs Prarthana Unkalkar Kaul

Mrs Prarthana Unkalkar Kaul Prarthana dedicatedly works for social cause. Transforms life of disabled.


Nabila Husseni

Has the vision of starting a food truck her aim of starting food truck is the economic rehabilitation for the persons with bleeding disorder and creating awareness about hemophilia.


Archna Sharma

Entrepreneur and motivational speaker. Her venture HR=Human Rhythms is inspiring many SMEs to rely on processes and understand Human Beings as individuals and not resources.

Geetanjali Dhar

Geetanjali Dhar

Founder It Nature Club. Using tourism as a conservation tool and working on a sustainable tourism model.


Kavita Choudhury Jhunjhunwala

Founder Avocado Tree Digital.  Kavita has also bootstrapped and created India’s only homegrown digital marketing event, Click Asia Summit, which has been sold out every year.


Harmeet Kaur Dawar

Entrepreneur The Pink Foundation. She works with women and children from slums of Ahmedabad.


Shonali Srivastava

Shonali runs her Music and Language School for past 18 years. Shonali is examiner of all over USA Indian Classical Music.

Piyusha Abbhi

Piyusha Abbhi

Shram- A Village Women’s Venture Shram-Self Help-Recycling, Altering and Manufacturing Group was started by a young MBA Piyusha Abbhi


Madhavi Adimulam

She started her social entrepreneurial journey Ananya Learning Centre a Learning centre for children with special needs because of her son 10 years ago when the family moved back from the UK.


Smithaa M Chaturvedi

Founder Corporate Gifting Venture Savvy Effects and Divine Vibrations, a platform which is dedicated to helping individuals in eliminating stress and dealing with depression, trauma, losses & death.


Nirmala Gokuldas Prabhu

Founder FAME a freelance training company. Caters to Teacher Training, Memory Training, Educational tours and Career Guidance.

Ishita Anand

Ishita Anand

Ishita Anand is the Founder and CEO of BitGiving, India’s leading online crowdfunding platform which helps raise funds online for entrepreneurial ideas and other ventures.


Roomana Basha

Founder Ekdali. From inception in 2016 to now, Ekdali has touched about 30,000 children both in schools and homes.


Mangal D Karnad

Co Founder FableSquare. Mentoring people in communication Leadership and Business coach Won 'India's Most Talented CMO' conferred by CMO Asia in 2014


Lata Singh Dasila

Lata is an internationally certified life coach and Emotional Intelligence Assessor.