Awards Categories

OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO INTERFAITH WORK:

In Britain today, people of many different faiths and beliefs live side by side. The opportunity lies before us to work together to build a society rooted in the values we treasure as Britons. Religion has and will continue to play an integral role in making UK a better society. This award will recognise the individual who has made the greatest contribution and impact in their chosen field.

THE IADA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO CHAPLAINCY WORK:

iada-logoEvery day, men and women, at our hospitals, prisons, and universities etc. provide essential services to the spiritual and emotional well-being of people. This award will recognise the individual who has made the greatest contribution and impact in their chosen field.

THE TV ONE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO COMMUNITY COHESION:

tv-one-logoCommunity cohesion is about creating a state of harmony and tolerance between people from different backgrounds living within a community. Every member of the UK society must play a part in promoting community engagement, tolerance and togetherness. This award will recognise the individual who has made the greatest contribution and impact in their chosen field.

THE AL-SALAM INSTITUTE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION IN EDUCATION & TEACHING:

alsalaminstitutelogo-pngTeachers in any society should be honored and respected. The status and role of teachers in Islam is rooted in the Qur’anic concept of knowledge, its importance and the dissemination of it in the most effective manner. This award will recognise the individual who has made the greatest contribution and impact in their chosen field.

THE PENNY APPEAL AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO CHARITY WORK:

logo-blockThrough the various charitable projects and organisations, the most vulnerable people in our society are provided a lifeline to continue with their daily endeavours. Charity begins at home and as British citizens it is our duty to contribute to the betterment of this society. This award will recognise the individual who has made the greatest contribution and impact in their chosen field.

THE IMAMS ONLINE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO YOUTH WORK:

imams-online-logo-pngYouth are the present and future leaders of the community. Youth work and engagement is vital for any Imam and Scholar. The duty of the community is not to overlook this vital section of our society. Youth need to be nurtured and cultivated to become outstanding citizens of British society. This award will recognise the individual who has made the greatest impact and contribution in their chosen field.

THE MADANI GIRLS’ SCHOOL AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT:

madani-girls-school-pngWomen are the twin halves of the society. They are our mothers, teachers, activists etc. It is important the community does not overlook the imperative roles women play in our British society. This award will recognise the individual who has made the greatest impact and contribution in their chosen field.

EUROPEAN COUNCIL OF MOSQUES AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING KHATEEB:

ecom-logo-crop-pngThe Friday sermon is the most attended weekly event at the mosque and in the community as a whole. People are able to listen to the important teachings the Imam imparts to inspire and educate the entire community. This award will recognise the khatib (preacher) who has motivated and taught through their sermons and speeches and has made the greatest impact and contributions in their chosen field.

THE BEACON INSTITUTE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO DA’WAH WORK:

beacon-logo-pngAs Muslims, Da’wah (inviting to goodness) is not simply a religious obligation; it provides a path to engender better understanding, love and tolerance from people within the Muslim community as well as the wider society at large. This award will recognise the individual who has made the greatest impact and contribution in their chosen field.

THE BRITISH MUSLIM TV AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO MEDIA ENGAGEMENT:

BMTVlogo-blackIslam and Muslims are almost always in the media. In recent years there has been a rise of media representatives and journalists seeking opinions of Imams and Scholars on a plethora of issues affecting our British society. This award will recognise the individual who has made the greatest impact and positive contribution in their chosen field.

THE IIDR AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO EDUCATION AND RESEARCH:

iidr_logo-pngRecognising those who are deepening our knowledge and passing it on to others.

THE GIFT ON KNOWLEDGE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO PUBLISHING:

gok_purpleRecognising those who are engaging Muslims and non-Muslims through the written word.

OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO TRANSLATION WORK:

Recognising those who are sharing the message of Islam through translation.


 

The successful candidates will be awarded with:

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