The #TechDiversity Awards recognise individuals and groups that are raising awareness and creating change through diversity initiatives and programs.
Nominations display outstanding expressions of leadership, behaviour, commitment and courage – key touchstones that embrace inclusion and drive diversity.
The 2018 #TechDiversity Awards are open until midnight 26th July 2018 so submit your nomination now.
For inspiration, have a look at our nominations so far in the 2018 Gallery.
#Techdiversity seeks nominations (or self-nominations) of new or established (>2yrs) Initiatives that demonstrate excellence across one or more of the following sectors:
The nominated initiative amplifies diversity awareness achieving a culture of inclusion through conversation, collaboration and action.
Nomination assessment is against criteria that align to #TechDiversity Foundation values:
Nominations are to cover:
Our judges are industry, government and educational experts. Judging will be based on a ratings model and the outcomes of the nominated initiatives in fostering diversity will be at the heart of the reviews.
Shortlisted leaders will be announced early September and recognised at a 2018 merit awards ceremony on 27 September 2018.
The Gala Dinner will follow the merit awards with a #TechDiversity leader recognised from each of the four awards categories. An overall #TechDiversity “Champion” will also be announced on the night.
Submissions Open – Tuesday 10 April 2018
Submissions Close – Thursday 26 July 2018
Shortlist Announced – Monday 3 September 2018
Merit Award presentation Thursday 27th September 2018
Awards presentation & Gala Dinner – Thursday 27 September 2018