Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation has launched an initiative named Women Icons Leading Swachhata (WINS) Award 2023. It is being introduced under Swachh Utsav 2023 to boost womens participation in the mission and recognise their contribution. This award felicitates women from various walks of life and honours their contribution, especially in the field of sanitation.Application for the WINS Award 2023 is now open for all and interested individuals or organisations can submit their proposals to the NMMC office. Applicants are advised to submit their project presentation both online and offline before applying.To be eligible, individuals/organisations should have worked in relevant fields, such as self-help groups, micro enterprises and new entrepreneurs under the start-up category. Applicants should have served in non-governmental organisations, management of CT/PTs and septic tank cleaning services, treatment facilities, municipal solid waste collection, transportation and processing, and tech and innovation.