On October 29, an awarding ceremony was held to mark the winners
generated from the competition of women starting their own business. It was
sponsored by SWF, City Bureau for Homan Resource and Yangpu District
It was the sixth Competition since the first of its kind
initiated in 2015. 278 applications were received, among which 94 applications
from university students and from less-than-one-year-old enterprises, 184
applications from 1-5-year-old enterprises. The present Competition was the
largest in terms of its application scale, increased by 22 percent from last
The Competition in 2020 set a special prize to recognize those contributing
to the combat against COVID-19 drive. Among all the applications, 39 were
related with the anti-COVID-19 issues, and three of them were honored prizes. That
includes a girl university student team who invented a robot cleaner for
cleaning and sterilizing, and a team who backed up 300 universities of 0ver 400
thousand students to remain their laboratory work on-line.
Applications for competition covered wider areas this year, including
AI, environment protection, education and etc. where used to be occupied by
The Competition this year witnessed ten "Best Scripts"
and ten Excellent Prizes for creative schemes with potentials. A First Prize,
two Second Prizes, six Third Prizes, and ten Excellent Prize for the best
scripts for developmental business cases were granted, and three Special Prizes
for anti-epidemics were honored.