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

In addition to recognition during ABC’s National Excellence in Construction® Awards, winners of the National Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Excellence Awards will be acknowledged by ABC throughout 2023 for their commitment to IDE. Award recipients will be showcased online, via email and in ABC’s Construction Executive magazine. Winners are also invited to participate in ABC’s Annual Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Summit.


United Rentals Inc., the world’s largest equipment rental company, is ABC’s IDE program sponsor and supports ABC’s IDE initiatives, including the Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Summit and National Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Excellence Awards.

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022: Applications and nominations accepted

Monday, Oct. 3, 2022: Nomination deadline (nomination not required to apply for an award)

Friday, Nov. 25, 2022: Submission deadline. Deadline extended!

Mid-December: Winners are notified.

Award winners were selected by a panel of diverse industry partner associations that share ABC’s commitment to grow and deliver value to a diverse, inclusive and equitable workforce. 

2021 Award Recipients 

2020 Award Recipients 

2019 Award Recipients