Posted 16 Oct 2023
Announcing the Celebrating Neurodiversity Award Winners of 2023
The Celebrating Neurodiversity Awards 2023 proved to be an outstanding success, shining a spotlight on the remarkable achievements and contributions of individuals across the neurodivergent community.
This year’s awards highlighted stories of resilience, innovation, and empowerment, inspiring a sense of unity and acceptance. With a diverse array of nominees and winners from various backgrounds and fields, the event underscored the importance of embracing neurodiversity as a valuable asset to society.
Below is a list of all of the winners and highly commended nominees:
Winner- Elizabeth Bonker
Highly Commended- Becca Lory Hector
Neurodivergent Young Achiever of the Year:
Winner- Swarit Gopalan
Highly Commended- Lauren Gilbert
Winner- Puneet Singhal
Highly Commended- Kala Omeiza
Winner- Maddie Groom, Camilla Babbage and team
Highly Commended- Daniel Jones
Winner 1- Black SEN Mamas
Winner 2- Special Needs Jungle Intersectionality Panel
Inclusive Education Winner:
Winner- Smithdown Primary School
Highly Commended- Stomping Grounds
Winner- Remi Ray
Winner- Ubisoft Reflections and Ubisoft Leamington
Highly Commended- Babcock International
Neurodivergent Achiever of the Year:
Winner- Jason Arday
Highly Commended- Lewis Capaldi
Congratulations to all of the winners and highly commended individuals, as well as all of the nominees!
Thank you to all of our event sponsors, category sponsors and the Institute of Physics, who hosted the event. And, our wonderful hosts Nicky and Kirsty Campbell, who kept us all entertained!
A massive thank you to Attendable who helped to organise the event, alongside all of the GW team who were involved and worked tirelessly to bring the Awards to life.
A final thank you to every single person who tuned in to the live stream or attended the event. And, to those who supported the event in any shape or form. We could not do this without you!