• Singapore Citizen or Resident
  • A pioneer in her field
  • Set new standards for achievement
  • Made significant, enduring, contributions to her field and to society
  • Elevated the status of women
  • Helped to open new frontiers for women and for society
  • An inspiration to others



  • Celebrate the achievements and tell the stories, hitherto often untold, of Singapore’s phenomenal women
  • Document the myriad contributions of women to the shaping of Singapore
  • Showcase  the  values that drive our outstanding women and that SCWO upholds
  • Share the stories and values and inspire others, especially young Singaporeans, to dare to dream and to chart their own path.