The Scope Disability Equality Awards shine a spotlight on equality champions who are driving change and aim to empower and inspire others. They honour individuals, community groups, businesses and role models who are all playing a part in championing disability equality and inclusion.

The awards ceremony was held on Thursday 25 April 2024, at the Kia Oval, London.


Kadeena Cox poses in front of a high rise building. Her hair is in long braids, and she wears a grey hoodie.

Kadeena Cox

World and Paralympic Champion Kadeena Cox is looking to head to her third Paralympic Games this summer. This comes after winning multiple gold medals at the 2016 and 2020 Paralympics. Kadeena is the only black British rider to ever win a gold medal across Team GB or Paralympics GB.

Not only is Kadeena a world record breaking parasport athlete and cyclist, she has also graced our television screens. Appearances include I’m a Celebrity Get me Out of Here and Celebrity Masterchef, where she was crowned Masterchef champion. Kadeena speaks openly about living with her disability and the challenges she faces on a physical and mental level. She has become a role model for disabled people.

Who are these awards for?

The Scope Disability Equality Awards celebrate people and organisations who champion disability equality.

We invite you to be part of Scope’s Disability Equality Awards. Nominate someone who is doing fantastic work on disability equality. This could be yourself or someone else.


The Scope Disability Equality Awards have been co-produced with disabled people. A group was involved in every stage of the planning and design of the event, such as: