The Attitude Awards

Celebrating achievements in the disability sector.

2017 Attitude Awards!

Planning for the next Attitude Awards is now underway! The Awards celebrate the achievements of people who live with disabilities. We celebrate with a black tie event on or around December 3, World Disability Day.

Watch the 2016 Attitude Awards

The 2016 Attitude Awards Winners

The 2016 Attitude Awards was a glitzy black-tie ceremony held at Auckland’s ASB Showgrounds recognising artists, athletes, employers, young people, and game-changers. Find out who the winners were…

Attitude Trust Scholarships to Study in the Media

It’s widely accepted that people with disabilities are under represented in the media. We want to change this, but not just the number represented - we want to actively increase the numbers of people with disabilities working in the media.

With Thanks To...

Our Sponsor Family

A loyal family of sponsors and supporters led by principal sponsor ACC and the Lion Foundation has helped cover the costs of the judging, the bulk of the location expenses and the event itself. Silver level sponsors include KPMG, Manawanui in Charge, Westpac, Barfoot & Thompson, Drake Medox, the Ministry of Health and HealthCare NZ. Other current sponsors include Ricoh, Air New Zealand, New Zealand On Air. All sponsors are committed to the Awards and the continued drive towards a more accepting, respectful and inclusive society.

The Attitude Trust

The Attitude Awards are operated by The Attitude Trust. Trustees include: Hon. Ruth Dyson, Stacey Roche, David Rutherford, Richard Barker, Robyn Scott-Vincent MNZOM and Dan Buckingham.