Moments after taking the oath of office, Governor Mike DeWine signed Executive Order 2019-03D, which established Ohio as a Disability Inclusion State and Model Employer of Individuals with Disabilities. To reinforce his commitment to Ohioans with disabilities, H.B. 110 included presenting the Governor’s Inclusive Employer Award during October’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) to employers who meet the criteria for having a workplace inclusive of individuals with disabilities.
Ohio employers and businesses of any size are encouraged to apply and be considered for this award. More information, along with a PDF of the application, can be found on our website. ️➡️ https://bit.ly/3OfgXU4
The deadline for submission is 11:45 p.m. on Friday, August 4, 2023. Winners will be announced in early October 2023.