The Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut is chosen by the jury members and a part of the annual Zee Cine Awards. They give awards to the new discoveries of Bollywood where they see some potential. The 1st Zee Cine Award was held on 14 March 1998 in Mumbai, India. Since then, the Award Ceremony is being held in different countries and continents.
|Zee Cine Awards for Best Female Debut|
|Awarded for||Best Female Debut|
|Presented by||Zee Entertainment|
|First awarded||Mahima Chaudhry|
|Currently held by||Rashmika Mandanna|
The Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut was given in the 1st ZCA (1998). Mahima Chaudhary became the first recipient of the Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut (Jury/Critics). She received the award for Pardes (1997).
The winners are listed below:-
|2000||Rinke Khanna||Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi|
|2001||Amisha Patel||Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai|
|2002||Gracy Singh||Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India|
|2004||Bhoomika Chawla||Tere Naam|
|2006||Konkona Sen Sharma Vidya Balan||Page 3 Parineeta|
|2008||Deepika Padukone||Om Shanti Om|
|2012||Parineeti Chopra||Ladies VS Ricky Bahl|
|2013||Ileana D'Cruz Yami Gautam||Barfi!
|2014||Vaani Kapoor||Shuddh Desi Romance|
Dum Laga Ke Haisha
|2017||Ritika Singh||Saala Khadoos|
|2018||Nidhhi Agerwal||Munna Michael|
|Student of The Year 2|||
- "Rashmika Mandanna performs LIVE on 'Srivalli' and 'Saami Saami' at Zee Cine Awards 2023". Bollywoodhungama. Retrieved 14 March 2023.
- "Zee Cine Awards 2020 Winners: Complete list of winners". The Times of India. Retrieved 8 November 2022.