Quran Competition 2013 Terms and Conditions

  • 1) Imams (from UK or abroad, part-time or full-time imams) cannot compete.
  • 2) Those who have Ijazaa (certification) for Hifz by a Quran Scholar cannot compete.
  • 3) Those who have appeared on TV or radio for their Hifz and/or recitation and are deemed professional by our judges cannot compete (If you are not sure about what we mean by ‘professional‘ then please feel free to call us and we can clarify this for you).
  • 4) Previous Read & Rise competition winners (1st, 2nd, or 3rd place) must compete in a higher category. For example, in 2011 if they came 2nd in the 10 Juzz, they will have to compete in the 15 Juzz or higher this year.
  • 5) Previous winners of the 30 Juzz category (1st, 2nd or 3rd) cannot compete this year.
  • 6)Contestants can only compete in one category.
  • 7) Contestants can only compete in one region
  • 8) Contestants can choose any region (irrespective of which city they live in).
  • 9)Contestants can choose any chapter/s to be tested on, for example if they are competing in the 5 Juzz category, they can select any 5 chapters in the Quran.
  • 10) Note: there will be NO questions on tafsir.
  • 11) Contestants who arrive late may be disqualified. Therefore, it is encouraged for contestants to arrive early.
  • 12)Parents are not allowed to sit with their children when the children are being tested.
  • 13) The judge's decision is final.
  • 14)No headphones or recording equipment are permitted in the test room.
  • 15)Identification displaying name, age and address must be made available if requested.
  • 16) Age of contestants is determined using the day of the competition for which the contestant is attending.
  • 17) Pictures & Videos of the event will be uploaded to the internet. Those who do not wish to have their picture/video taken or uploaded must inform the organising committee in writing.
  • 18)Failure to adhere to these rules and regulations may lead to disqualification.
  • 19)Any complaints must be made to the organising committee (in writing).
  • 20) There will be audio recording of each participant's recitation. (If contestants choose not to have their voice recorded when reciting then this may jeopardise their chances of winning if their score is tied with another contestant).
  • 21) The winners will be decided based on the highest scores from the regional competitions and so there will be no finals. If there are contestants with the same score then the winner will be decided based on the quality of the voice and it will be the judge's decision.
  • NOTE:

    You can apply for any age category that is above your age but not below. For example: If you are 9 years old or younger you can compete in any age category i.e you can compete in either the under 10, under 16 or the '16 & over' category. If you are aged between 10-15 you can compete in the under 16s or over 16s category (but not the under 10s). If you are 16 & over you can only compete in the 16 & over category. N.B. 'Age of contestants is determined using the day of the competition for which the contestant is attending'.

First Name :
Surname / Family name :
Date of birth: / /
Age :
Ethnicity :   
Region you want to compete in :
City/ Town (where you live) :
Home Phone Number :
Mobile Number :
Contact email :
Confirm your email :
Category to enter: Age group
Please choose nunmber of chapters you are applying in :
Please mark the chapters you are applying for in the Holy Quran:
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Did you take part in last year's Read & Rise competition?
If so which category did you compete in ?
Chapters :
Did you win any prizes (Top 3) ?
If yes which position did you acheive
How did you hear about the competition? (If Other (Please specify))   
If you choose Tv advert (Which channel)
I have read and agree to the terms and conditions
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