“There may come a time when a lass needs a lawyer, but diamonds are a girl’s best friend.” Six entrepreneurial women can now call Cartier and the Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society their best friends as winners of the 2013 Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards. Selected from more than 1,000 candidates, the women business owners will each receive one year of personalized coaching and $20,000 of funding. The winners of the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards are chosen by an independent and voluntary jury composed of entrepreneurs and business leaders. Now it’s your turn: Applications are being accepted for the 2014 awards and the deadline is February 28, 2014. Women entrepreneurs in the initial stages of development, in any country, and operating in any industry are welcome to submit their application.