This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Disability Awards category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.
2017-02-20 : 2017 Cavinkare Ability Awards - Honouring Extraordinary Achievers with Disabilities : 15th CavinKare Ability Awards were held at Sri Mutha Venkatasubba Rao Auditorium, Chetpet, and Chennai to celebrate achievements and triumphs of persons with disabilities.
2017-02-02 : Lighthouse for the Blind-St. Louis Earns 2016 Employment Growth Award from National Industries for the Blind : Lighthouse for the Blind St. Louis receives Employment Growth Award for their efforts to increase employment retention, growth and upward mobility for people who are blind.
2016-11-22 : Dentist Honored for Bringing Smiles to Those With Intellectual Disability : For the past 20 years, Dr. Michael Milano of Apex has helped improve dental care and smiles for individuals with intellectual disabilities.
2016-03-06 : Australian Nursing Awards - Nominate Nurses for National Honors : Nominations are being sought from colleagues, patients and employers and are open until 11 March 2016.
2016-01-14 : Accessibility Awards - FCC Seeking Nominations : The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is seeking nominations for the Fifth Chairman Awards for Advancement in Accessibility.
2015-11-12 : Colleen Kelly Starkloff Honored with Disability Awareness Award : Colleen Kelly Starkloff honored with disability awareness award from the Missouri Commission on Human Rights.
2015-10-26 : Starkloff Disability Institute Announces Open Door Award Honorees : Celebrating extraordinary efforts to open doors to opportunity and create welcoming communities for people with disabilities.
2015-10-23 : They Can't Talk But We Can Special Needs Rock! Awards : The Special Needs Rock! Awards will be held on Sunday, October 25th starting at 4:00 pm.
2014-01-22 : Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards Honor Leaders of the Disability Community : The Viscardi Center renews Call for Nominations for the Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards that pay tribute to exemplary leaders in the disability community.
2013-12-01 : Helen C. Riddle Award - NC Council on Developmental Disabilities : NC Council on Developmental Disabilities establish Helen C. Riddle award in field of intellectual and developmental disabilities in recognition of leadership in the field with NC Council.
2013-10-28 : Call for Nominations to Honor Leaders of the Disability Community - Viscardi Center : The Viscardi Center announces call for nominations to honor distinguished leaders of the disability community the 2nd annual awards pay tribute to influential individuals with disabilities.
2011-11-25 : Tufts Faculty Honored with Presidential Award for Mentoring Students in STEM : Presidential Award for Excellence in science technology engineering and mathematics mentoring.
2011-11-07 : Honoring University Employees for Activities in Support of Diversity : EOP Champion Awards honor individuals and organizations that perpetuate principles of equal opportunity and exhibit leadership qualities resulting in notable contributions to social justice and equal rights.
2011-09-26 : Accessible Treehouse Builder Wins Award : James Roth co-founder of The Treehouse Guys builds universally accessible tree-houses in private camps and public parks across the U.S..
2011-02-21 : Award to Recognize Engineering Excellence by Aerospace Professionals with Disability : SAE International through a donation by The Boeing Company has established a new award to recognize aerospace employees with disabilities.
2010-11-13 : Website for Disabled Travelers Wins Harvard Business School Fellowship : AbilityTrip.com provides accurate and timely travel information to disabled travelers and their companions.
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