Our judges meet each year at King's College Cambridge to decide the winning title(s).
Each entry is reviewed by anonymous reviewers, who then make recommendations to the judges. Some comments about winning titles from the anonymous reviewers can be found in the past winners section.
Professor Yasir Suleiman
University of Cambridge (Chairman),
Sir Roger Tomkys
Former Chairman, Arab British Chamber of Commerce and former Master, Pembroke College, Cambridge
Professor Carole Hillenbrand
Professor Emerita of Islamic History, University of Edinburgh
Professor Charles Tripp
Professor of Politics with reference to the Middle East, SOAS
UNDP, Regional Bureau for Arab States
Sheikh Mubarak al-Abdullah al-Mubarak Al Sabah
(on behalf of the Abdullah Mubarak Charitable Foundation)