Indian Academy Awards announced hosting the “IAA Women Empowerment Awards” to be held in New Jersey on March 26 at Marigold. The event is organized by Brainstorm Entertainment and co-hosted by Tanvi Prenita Chandra of Renascent Enterprises and will honor women from all walks of life based in USA. Legendary actress Ms Shabana Azmi is the Chief Guest. The gala dinner event will also have a special showcase of “Mijwan” collection by ace designer Manish Malhotra as part of the fund raiser for Mijwan Welfare Society(NGO) that empowers women. IAA has recently announced its first awards mega event to be held in San Francisco in July which will include Bollywood, Tollywood and Hollywood. This is the 1st event based only on popular votes and audited by Ernst and Young.