Best Culture, Diversity and Inclusion Initiative

The Best Culture, Diversity and Inclusion Initiative award recognises Business Schooland the work they have been doing to create, incorporate and develop culture, diversity and inclusion practices into their Business School, whilst balancing and involving fair working environments. 

AMBA-accredited and BGA member, validated or accredited Business Schools are invited to nominate one initiative they think is eligible based on the Award Criteria. 

Judges will be looking for: 

  • Details of how an original and impactful diversity initiative has been created and how this has been developed 
  • A strong narrative outlining the need for this initiative / strategy 
  • Details of how the initiative was rolled out and communicatedoutlining stakeholder engagement 
  • The impact since introducing the initiative and evidence of positive results 
  • How this initiative has enhanced the culture of the Business School, touching numerous internal and external stakeholders 


  • Ineligible entries may be disqualified at any phase of the competition without notification 
  • Late submissions will be ineligible 
  • Incomplete submissions will be ineligible 

Judging format 

Shortlisted Schools will be required to provide a School biography, logo (jpeg and eps), and answers to why they should win this award which we will use for judging and marketing purposes. No further steps following being shortlisted – judges will select winners. 

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