There are 9 award categories, each with a €5,000 prize. Individual winners will also have a chance to become the Booking.com Technology Playmaker of the Year 2020 and win an additional €10,000 prize. Winners can also choose to donate their prize money to a charity of their choice.
The winner of this award will be the female head or founder of a tech, digital or e-commerce start-up which has been in business for at least one year but no longer than three years. She must be able to demonstrate exceptional innovation, application of technology, growth and the potential to scale up and remain sustainable. A prize of €5,000 will be awarded to the winner.