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"Diversity: the art of thinking independently together."

Malcolm Forbes

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DIVERSITY CHAMPION AWARD

Diversity champions are employers committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. These champions recognize the value of diversity in every aspect of the workplace.

Diversity Champions are companies committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment.  Their diversity initiatives extend beyond their workplace to include diversity in their products and services and supplier diversity.

Applicants are recognized based on many components, including:

•Leadership

•Workforce demographics

•Products and services diversity

2019 AWE Diversity Champion Recipients

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

EchoStar Corporation and Hughes Network Systems, LLC

Holy Cross Health

Marriott International

Maryland-National Capital Park & Planning Commission

Montgomery County Government

QIAGEN

Social & Scientific Systems

Past awardees:  2018  |  2017  |  2016  |  2015  |  2014  |  2013

 

BEST PRACTICES SUPPORTING WORKERS OF ALL ABILITIES

Introduced in 2015, applicants of the Diversity Champion award are eligible for applying for the Certificate of Recognition for Best Practices Supporting Workers of All Abilities.  This recognition aims to celebrate employers who particularly excel in recruiting, training, supporting and retaining disabled workers and veterans.  Those selected for this sub-recognition go above and beyond in creating an inclusive and supportive workplace for employees of all abilities through key employee programs, recruitment techniques, workplace training opportunities, and more. 

2019 Award Recipients

  1. Holy Cross Health

  2. Marriott International

  3. Montgomery County Government

Past awardees:  2018  |  2017  |  2016  |  2015