2023 Employer Recognition Award Nomination Form
 
NOMINATION DEADLINE: Friday, May 5, 2023

About the Award
Employers across the state are acknowledging the value of employing people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities in their place of business. The Arc New York Employer Recognition Awards provide Chapters with an opportunity to recognize an individual, corporation or business in New York state that has demonstrated outstanding support in providing services and job opportunities for people who have intellectual or other developmental disabilities. Four (4) awards are presented annually. One (1) recipient will be selected from each region.

Eligibility Criteria
  • The nominated business must not be owned, operated, or a subsidiary of a Chapter of The Arc New York
  • The nominated business must employ people with intellectual or developmental disabilities
  • Each Chapter may submit one (1) nomination
 
Nomination Requirements:
  • Completed nomination form
  • Letters of support are recommended
 
The Arc New York Employer Recognition Awards will be presented at the July 2023 virtual Board of Governors meeting.

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* 1. Nominee Information

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* 2. Describe the nominee’s philosophy pertaining to the employment of people with disabilities and explain how it is implemented.

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* 3. What is the employer’s procedure for recruitment, training and advancing of employees with disabilities?

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* 4. How has the nominee ensured that employees with disabilities are fully integrated and supported in their company’s workforce?

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* 5. What has the nominee done to encourage other employers to consider hiring candidates with disabilities?

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* 6. How does the employer represent a new and creative approach to employing people with disabilities?

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* 7. Contact information for person making this nomination:

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* 8. Digital Signature of person making this nomination - Please type your full name and the date into the field below as your electronic signature (ex. Jane Doe, 8/25/2021)

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* 9. Upload Letter of Recommendation 1

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Please send any additional documentation to The Arc New York State Office via email, mail or fax.

Scholarship and Awards Workgroup c/o Christina Canino
The Arc New York
29 British American Blvd.
Latham, NY 12110 

Fax (518) 439-1893

Phone (518) 439-8311

Email questions and nomination materials to Christina Canino at caninoc@thearcny.org

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