Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE)

The Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) is a U.S. Department of State-sponsored program that supports the development of women entrepreneurs around the world. The AWE program empowers women entrepreneurs to develop their economic potential and create conditions for stability, security, and prosperity for all. The U.S. Embassy in Santo Domingo implements the AWE program in the Dominican Republic in collaboration with Pretty Busy Club and Fundación Innovati. AWE-DR is a 5-month virtual program that provides women entrepreneurs with the training, tools, and networks they need to turn their projects into successful companies. For more information, please visit