Information regarding the competition and the performance
Relevant terms for the competition: The competition is open to all women that are currently studying tech. This competition is done in accordance with Universum’s GENERAL TERMS & CONDITIONS FOR PARTICIPATION IN COMPETITIONS. The participants must reside in Sweden.
Relevant time limits: the competition will start on the 1st of November 2022 and participants are able to apply until the 15th of January 2023. The winner of the competition will be selected and awarded in March/April 2023.
The competition task/performance: The participants need to answer these three following questions: "Motivate why you should become Årets tech-tjej 2023?", "Tell us about your journey and how you think it can inspire others.", "Tell us about an initiative you would like to drive as Årets Tech-Tjej to reach a younger target group.". The answers can include longer answers. The answers need to be provided through the specific channel created for the competition. The answers will be evaluated on creativity and conciseness. One winner will be awarded a prize.
Participants sign up by providing their contact information and providing answers to Microsoft's posted questions. Members will also be able to nominate a friend, whereby Universum will send an invitation to the nominated friend inviting them to the competition. If entering the competition, the nominated friend becomes a Member.
Information regarding how the winner is appointed and the criteria assessed when appointing a winner: The creativity and conciseness used when applying will be evaluated by the sponsors' jury.
Information regarding where and when the name of the winner will be published: The result of the competition will be announced in March/April 2023 at Universum Awards in Stockholm, to which the winner and finalists will be invited. The name of the winner will be published on this website and they will stay published for a maximum of three months.
*Awards/prizes: The winner will be an ambassador for Microsoft, receiving mentorship and access to Microsoft events and network.