+++ AGNA has closed the nominations and the juries have made their decision on the personalities coming for the year 2015 NYA-Prices. +++ AGNA has closed the nominations for the 2015 NYA Awards +++

Application form

Dear honourable candidates!
We congratulate you on your decision to become one of our nominees for this year’s Nana Yaa Asantewaa Awards (NYA Awards); The African Achievement Awards 2015.
Please read through our terms of participation and complete the application form at the end of this page. Please note that only a signed and sent nomination form to our office by
fax (040-36198879), Email (info@agnaonline.com) or by post (AGNA e.V., Straßburger Platz 3, 22049 HH) before August 30th, 2015 is valid.
Best regards!
(NYA Awards, Celebrating and Honoring Women`s Achievements)

 Terms of participation:

Are you a woman of African origin presently living in Germany?
Are you at least 18 years old?
Are you involved in any of the fields below?
Then you have already qualified to become one of our nominees for this year’s NYA Awards.
  • A social worker, human rights activist, student, academic, business woman or a media personality (e.g. athlete, singer, film artist and presenter of TV or radio)?
  • Do you assist needy parents and single mothers to fulfil their parental duties?
  • Do you engage in counselling, conflict resolution or mediation?
  • Do you engage in or support women rights organization to improve the life of African women in German-African relations?
  • Do you empower women to become self-confident and endeavour to attain higher laurels in their chosen education or professions with your achievement in:
  • Civic engagement or (e. g. humanitarian aid, education, tradition and history, health care and international relations)
  • Economy or business (e. g. entrepreneurs, employees and owners) or
  • Media (i.e. arts, athlete, vocal, film, radio, television, presenter) or
  • Research and Development (in all academic disciplines)

The Prizes & Awards:

The “Nana Yaa Asantewaa (NYA) Awards, The African Achievement Awards 2015” goes to personalities of African and German descent, in the fields of Civic engagement, Business, Media and Research & Development. The NYA-Prizes 2015 is endowed with:
  • Community prizes
  • Certificates
  • Trophies 

The Jury & Assessment:

The Jury is made up of five independent distinguished personalities, who will assess all the nomination forms and make the final selection for each category based on the criterias
Please send us the following documents to complete your nomination:
  • A completed Application form (find below)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Two (2) Photos
  • A letter of recommendation by your organization (optional)
Please choose your category and complete the following form!
First name:

Date of birth:
Place of birth:

Please describe briefly and precisely according to the terms of participation why you deserve a NYA Award!

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Jury & Assessment


Prizes & Awards