Criteria: Publishing companies who have demonstrated commitment to improving diversity across the publishing ecosystem. This includes diversity in content produced, marketing strategy and activity to reach diverse audiences (including working with festivals, bookshops and libraries), and commitment to improvement of equality in the workforce (including disabilities, socio-economic, ethnicity, LGBT, cultural and racial equality).
Who is Eligible: Any publishing company based in the UK.
2021 winner: Hachette
2021 shotlist: Springer Nature and Lantana
Entry deadline: 5pm (GMT) Friday 14th January, 2021