DO YOU HAVE YOUR SHERO? We all have that one woman to follow – who comes to your mind when you think about someone who is inspiring, self-confident, energetic & a positive role model for others. Share her story to the world and support her to win the nomination! Nominate the unnoticed women who are making big steps forward and silently keep inspiring others. Let them inspire everyone! It what was our contest about, you might wonder how did it turned out?



  • 38 women around the world have nominated their SHERO’s;
  • we have shared their stories on Gender Up Facebook page (however not all of nominated women agreed to share their stories publicly);
  • read those stories HERE;
  • 3 of SHERO’s were awarded (certificates, books, note-books).


  • on 20th of September all nominations submitted online will be uploaded on the website;
  • on the same day online voting will start;
  • the nomination event will be held on 30th of September in Vilnius, together with the SURF conference;
  • 3 nomination winners will presented during the event & will win prizes;
  •  for more information contact us:

“DO YOU HAVE YOUR SHERO?” is an international nomination contest launched in the frame of the “Step up for Rights of Females” Erasmus+ project. More information about the project: