enterprise rent-a-car

2009 Enterprise
Female Entrepreneur and Leadership Award

Enterprise Rent-A-Car invites you to nominate an extraordinary female student to be considered for the 2009 Female Enterprise Entrepreneur and Leadership Award. Nominees should have a personal record of entrepreneurial spirit, leadership skills and be a positive role model for past, current, and future students. The winner will receive a scholarship prize of $2,500 to be used towards their tuition. 


Nominations for this award will be accepted from students, faculty, alumni, and members of the local business community. Self nominations are also permitted. Criteria for nominating and evaluating honorees include the following:

  • Nominees should be full-time female students in their 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year of their BCom program at the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa.
  • Demonstrate exceptional entrepreneurial spirit through innovative approaches to business and show exemplary leadership skills in their work, social and academic lives.
  • Entrepreneurial projects undertaken by nominees do not have to be associated with the Telfer School of Management and can be pursued at large in the community.

Nominations can be made by completing the Nomination form and sending it via email to Susan Redmond at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or dropping it off to room DMS 7130B. (Nomination forms are also available at the Info Desk, Desmarais Building) Nominations for the 2009 Female Enterprise Entrepreneur and Leadership Award must be received no later than October 21, 2009.


Committee Members will review all nominations and develop a list of finalists who best meet the above criteria. Members will select the award winner based on the submission and a short personal interview. This award will be presented at the Elle Wine and Cheese Reception on Tuesday November 10th, 2009.