The Princess Seetah bint Abdulaziz Award for Excellence in Social Work was launched in its seventh round for the year 1440 AH / 2019 within four branches.
National achievements in social work
A prize of 750,000 Riyals has been allocated for this section. The prize is awarded to distinguished initiatives (activities, programs, projects, services, etc.) submitted by individuals, government or private agencies, or universities and research centers. “National achievement” is defined as any idea, action, or financial effort, presented individually or collectively, to establish, develop, or initiate social work or any aspect thereof, and has a clear impact on society.
Initiatives to support and encourage Islamic Endowment
A prize of 750,000 Riyals has been allocated for this section. The Islamic Waqf (Endowment) is dedicated to every endowment that has been allocated in the Kingdom or abroad by individuals, organizations or governmental or semi-governmental institutions for the public interest. The prize aims at encouraging the practice of Islamic endowments and honoring its role in social development that ultimately helps meet the humanitarian public interest.
A prize of 750,000 Riyals have been allocated for this section. The award aims to encourage charitable social work by highlighting distinctive models of social programs that are characterized by public benefits, transparency and effectiveness in providing their services.
A prize of 750,000 Riyals has been allocated for this section. The pioneers of social work are individuals who have done great social work at the level of the country or the world. They have contributed to the service of humanity in general.