MBA Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Leadership Award Entry-Form

Thank you for your interest in MBA's Residential Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Leadership Awards. This form must be completed and submitted by Friday, August 13, 2021.


You may need to fill this form out more than once if you are applying for more than one award. 

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Company Award Point of Contact Information

Senior-Level Executive Information:

Please provide the name, title, and email address of the senior-level executive(s) who will accept the award for your company at the MBA Annual Convention, October 17-21, 2021 in San Diego. If you cannot provide a name at the time of application, please note that MBA requires a senior-level executive and/or a representative of the winning program, initiative, or strategy to accept the award in-person during the Annual Convention.


For which Diversity Leadership Award category are you submitting this nomination?
Within the Market Outreach and Organizational D&I categories, there are three subsets to fairly group you with your peers. Indicate the number of employees at your company or your company type:

Detailed Description:
Please upload a detailed description in no more than four pages of the program, initiative, strategy or individual/team efforts to include. Your response should explicitly address the following:

a. Describe your initiative/program, specifically provide details on the need being addressed, the strategic goal, and initial baseline.

b. Explain what results you have achieved; make sure to include specific measurable data.

c. Has your program/initiative changed due to COVID-19? If applicable, what are you doing differently?

d. What actions has your company taken to address systemic inequities?

e. Internal or external recognition that the program initiative, or strategy has received?

Application Moratorium:
Winners of a 2019-2020 Residential Diversity Equity and Inclusion Leadership Award may not apply again for the subsequent two years, regardless of category. 2019 winners will be eligible to apply again during the 2022 Residential DEI Leadership Awards season. Additionally, companies with members currently on the MBA leadership ladder (Chair, Vice Chair, and Chair-Elect) are not eligible.