Category A: Role Model Disabled Person Disabled persons from within the disability sector and outside who have been active as ambassadors of the cause of employment for persons with disabilities and are a positive role model for others.
Category B: Role Model Supporter of Increased Employment Opportunities for Disabled People Individuals from within the disability sector or outside who have contributed substantially to the cause of promoting employment opportunities for persons with disabilities over an extended period of time.
Category C: Role Model Companies/NGOs/Institutions Organisations from the disability sector or outside that have shown their commitment towards promoting equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities.
The Awards cover accessibility in the following fields:
CATEGORY A: PERSONS WITH DISABILITIESEvery year, Awards in this category are given out to 3 people across the country.
CATEGORY B: WORKING PROFESSIONALSEvery year, Awards in this category are given out to 3 people across the country.
CATEGORY C: COMPANIES/ORGANISATIONSEvery year, Awards in this category are given out to 4 companies/organisations across the country.
NCPEDP – Mphasis Javed Abidi Public Policy AwardsTo carry forward Mr Abidi’s legacy, this award will be given to 1 organization and 1 individual recognizing their pathbreaking work in ensuring a level playing field for people with disabilities to access the same opportunities and rights as all other citizens of India.