NaTE founded the award in 2013. The aim of the award is to direct the attention of the public to the work of outstanding women researchers in the spirit of equal opportunities and to show good role models for the next generation.
In the next year prizes will be awarded to women who have been successful in the scientific areas of agricultural sciences, engineering, and informatics. Evaluation commitees will be set up for each area.
The call have been published and the promotion campaign have been started in November 2016.
The Award Ceremony will be held in March, 2017 in Budapest.