TO NOMINATE FOR
SERVICE TO ISLAM
The General Secretariat of King Faisal International Prize is pleased to
Invite you to nominate for the year 2015 (1436H.) Prize for:
SERVICE TO ISLAM
1- Nominations should be from Islamic institutions or centers as well as
universities. Nominations are also accepted from previous winners of King
Faisal International Prize. Nominations are not accepted from individuals or
2- The nominee or nominated institution(s) must be known for their leading
practical and/or intellectual role in the service of Islam and Muslims.
REQUIREMENTS FROM NOMINATING BODY:
1- An official letter of nomination for each nominee separately, adequately
justifying the nomination and outlining the nominee's services to Islam
2- A general information form filled by the nominee; this form can be duplicated if
more than one candidate is nominated.
REQUIREMENTS FROM EACH NOMINEE:
1- A typed curriculum vitae of the nominee.
2- One high resolution color photo of the nominee (1015cm).
Nomination documents will not be returned. PRIZE COMPONENTS:
1- A certificate written in Arabic calligraphy, describing the work for which the
winner is awarded the Prize.
2- A Commemorative 24-carat, 200-gram gold medallion.
3- A sum of SR 750,000 (US$ 200,000).
1- Nominations are judged exclusively on the basis of outstanding Service to Islam
2- Any nomination not fulfilling all conditions and requirements shall be excluded.
3- More than one winner may share the Prize.
4- The decision of the Prize's Selection Committee is final.
5- Winners will be announced in January 2015 (Rabi' Awal 1436H.) and honored
at an official ceremony later in Riyadh.
6- All the required documents must be received no later than May 1, 2014
(2.7.1435H.) at the following address.
The General Secretariat
King Faisal International Prize
Al-Khairia Building, King Fahd Road
P.O. Box 22476 - Riyadh 11495
Tel: (+966-11) 465 2255 - Fax: (+966-11) 465 8685