Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Recognition Awards

Nareit’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Recognition Awards honor both Nareit member companies and individual members who have demonstrated a strong commitment and made outstanding contributions to the advancement of diversity and inclusion (D&I ) within their companies as well as in the REIT community.

The application process for Nareit's second annual Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Recognition Awards is now open. Awards will be presented in November at Nareit's REITworld: 2020 Annual Conference.  

Nareit’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Corporate Recognition Awards

Who should apply?

All Nareit corporate members are eligible. Nominated companies should have demonstrated a strong commitment to the advancement of diversity and inclusion. Any staff member of the company may submit the application. Judging will be done by ESG experts who work outside the REIT community and will not see the names of the applicants.

How do I apply?

2020 applications are closed. You can sign up here for updates and news about the awards.

Nareit’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Individual Recognition Awards

Who should apply?

All Nareit individual members and employees of Nareit corporate member companies are eligible to be nominated. Judging will be done by ESG experts who work outside the REIT community and will not see the names of the applicants.

How do I apply?

2020 applications are closed. You can sign up here for updates and news about the awards.

Questions? Reach out to member@nareit.com.

2019 Winners

Nareit’s inaugural Diversity & Inclusion Recognition Awards were presented at Nareit’s REITworld: 2019 Annual Conference.

The Corporate Award winners:

  • Gold: Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)
  • Silver: Healthpeak Properties, Inc. (HCP)
  • Bronze: Camden Property Trust (CPT)

Individual Award: James Connor, chairman and CEO of Duke Realty Corporation.