We are proud to announce the shortlisted individuals across all of our Rising Star categories.

The individuals contained within the shortlist will be able to receive public votes of support from 20 April to 30 April 2021. If you wish to show your support, please cast your vote then via this page or by clicking on the profiles below*.

*Please note: there is no public vote for the Champions, Company, Men for Gender Balance & Global Award for Achievement categories.

We would also like to take this opportunity to thank our judges for their time and to wish all nominees the very best of luck in the next round of judging.