ABC is committed to supporting industry efforts to overcome the challenges and maximize the opportunities associated with an increasingly diverse workforce, client base and subcontractor/supplier base. The ABC National Diversity Excellence Awards recognize members that display exemplary diversity leadership in their workforce, supply chain and community with best-in-class recruitment policies, retention practices, and training and mentoring programs.

Winners of the National Diversity Excellence Awards will be recognized at the ABC National Excellence in Construction Awards celebration on March 2, 2016, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Awards are given in the following categories:

  • General Contractor Under $33 million
  • Small and Emerging Contractor
  • General Contractor Over $33 million
  • Subcontractor
  • Suppliers and Associates

All application forms and supporting documentation must be emailed to diversity@abc.org in a single PDF file by Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. Each 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, 440 First Street N.W. Suite 200 Washington, D.C. 20001.

Winners will be notified in January 2016 and will be recognized at the ABC National Excellence in Construction Awards celebration March 2, 2016, in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

Specific questions may be directed to the ABC national office at diversity@abc.org