NASCAR’s Heritage History Series Receives 2020 Diversity Impact Award


The Association of ERGs and Councils, a practice group of PRISM International Inc. and Talent Dimensions, released its annual list of the Top 10 Diversity Action Awards earlier this month and NASCAR was among the award recipients revealed at the virtual USC Marshall School of Business Center for Effective (CEO) Organizations ERG Leadership Summit.

Launched in 2020, the Diversity Impact Awards is the first national award to recognize and honor the outstanding contributions and achievements of Employee Resource Groups, Business Resource Groups and Diversity Councils.Logo Diversity Impact Awards Home Page

NASCAR was the only sports league honored and received the recognition for its Heritage History Series. The Heritage History Series celebrates and recognizes the accomplishments of diverse individuals within the motorsports industry while engaging and educating NASCAR employees through their participation in NASCAR University programming.

NASCAR hosts several annual forums as part of this initiative including during Black History Month, Women’s History Month, Pride Month, NASCAR Salutes and Hispanic Heritage Month.