Disability-Smart Awards 2018

Business Disability Forum is delighted to announce that we are now accepting submissions for our 2018 Disability-Smart Awards!

These awards showcase and celebrate the most innovative and inclusive practice amongst employers and service providers. These six award categories are an opportunity for you to demonstrate how you and your organisation have:

  • Shown true leadership and commitment from the top of your organisation
  • Provided the best customer service possible to all your customers    
  • Made positive and transformational changes to your culture
  • Tapped into the talents of disabled people in the workplace with innovative adjustments
  • Led the way and influenced others to make positive change
  • Been creative and innovative in the use of technology to enhance the experience of disabled people.

Our award categories are:

1.    Senior disability champion of the year 

2.    Inclusive service provider of the year 

3.    Positive cultural change of the year 

4.    Workplace adjustments innovation of the year (Sponsored by Microlink)

5.    Influential business of the year 

6.    Technology initiative of the year (Sponsored by Microlink)

7.    NEW - The 'Disabled People’s Choice Award' for the most inclusive service provider, employer or experience


Click here to apply.

The closing date for entries has been extended from Thursday 20 September to Friday 28 September 2018 and winners will be announced at the Disability-Smart Awards Ceremony in November 2018.

Please note: Any organisation who submits a Disability Standard Submission for Evaluation by Business Disability Forum between January and August 2018 will automatically be considered for an Award.