Venue: The Manchester Midland Hotel
Date: Thursday 14th May 2015
The Excellence in Diversity Awards, in association with the National Diversity Awards proudly present an exclusive awards ceremony that honours the remarkable work of inclusive employers and unsung diversity champions across the UK.
The Excellence in Diversity Awards recognises the remarkable efforts of organisations nationwide that have reinforced their commitment to harnessing and strengthening a diverse workforce, embedding equality and inclusion within their value system. The unique awards will commend organisations that embrace all aspects of diversity, not just one strand, reflecting how an organisation invests massively in each and every member of its workforce, achieving equality and diversity at its purest form. The annual awards ceremony is designed to celebrate diversity in its true format, showcasing individuals and organisations that have shown phenomenal dedication to equality within various sectors across the UK.
The Excellence in Diversity Awards Categories
Unsung Diversity Champion
Recognises an individual who has shown outstanding initiative to promote diversity internally and externally, making a positive difference in other’s lives through significant contributions to social justice, equality and diversity.
The Unsung Diversity Champion Award is split into 5 categories: Housing, Private, Public, Charity and Education.Nominate
Identifies a company that has shown outstanding contribution to harnessing diversity within their workforce, actively taking the lead to highlight the business case for diversity within their industry.
The Diverse Company Award is split into 5 categories: Housing, Private, Public, Charity and Education.Nominate
Honours an individual who has devoted a major portion of their professional life to enhancing the practice of equality and diversity, making significant, innovative, and cumulatively outstanding contributions to the cause.Nominate
Outstanding Diversity Network
Identifies the outstanding contribution of an employee network that has tackled issues internally or externally to influence change in the field of equality and diversity.Nominate
Best Diversity Resource
Recognises an organisation that has shown outstanding dedication to supplying diversity related resources such as jobsites, diversity training programmes, e-learning and diversity marks.Nominate
Employee of the year
Showcases the excellent commitment an employee has made into actively developing an inclusive workplace for fellow employees – where fairness, respect, equality, dignity, and autonomy are at the forefront of their values and promoted as part of their everyday goals and behaviour.Nominate
Diversity Marketing Campaign of the Year
Marketing has a major role in communicating the value of a product to the British public, and this award identifies an innovative marketing campaign that has challenged discrimination and reflected the diversity of the UK through radio, television or print campaigns.Nominate
Head of Diversity & Inclusion Award
Highlights the excellent achievements of the Head of Diversity within a particular organisation that has shown leadership, commitment and motivation – driving the diversity agenda throughout an organisation and the wider community.Nominate
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