The ABC National Diversity Excellence Awards recognize members that display exemplary diversity leadership in their company, workforce, supply chain and community with best-in-class recruitment policies, retention practices and training and mentoring programs. 

Important Dates and Deadlines

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 - Application form and supporting documentation deadline
  • Mid December 2017 - Notification of award winners
  • March 21, 2018 - Award winners will be recognized at the ABC National Excellence in Construction ® Awards celebration in Long Beach, California

Entry Requirements

Application Entry/Deadline

Application form and supporting documentation must be completed in full online by November 17, 2017.

Entry Fee
The entry fee of $295 may be submitted by credit card or by check made payable to Associated Builders and Contractors. Checks should be mailed to ABC National Attention: Diversity Excellence Awards, 440 First St. Suite 200,Washington, D.C. 20001

Application Copy and Criteria (Please note these applications are for reference only, all submissions must be completed online)
Small and Emerging Contractor
General Contractor (under $33 Million in annual revenue)
General Contractor (over $33 Million in annual revenue)

* ABC reserves the right not to present the award or to award to one or more candidates, dependent on the suitability of the applications. 

Frequently Asked Questions

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