Competition Rules

Quran Memorization Competition Rules

  • Each participant must complete the registration form by the March 14, 2024, deadline.
  • Ages 5 – 16, boys and girls, may register to participate in Hifdh (memorization).
  • Participants may choose to compete in a group above their ages, but not below their ages.
  • Please arrive promptly on the day of the competition, dressed in appropriate Islamic outfit.
  • On the day of the competition, you will be asked to recite two Surahs which the judges will choose from your group.
  • Participants must raise his/her voice and recite clearly.
  • Participants are evaluated based on their memorization (recitation by heart), pronunciation, clear and accurate memorization of the selections, and continuous flow of recitation.
  • In case of a tie for 1st, 2nd or 3rd positions, judges may ask participants to recite another Surah.
  • Prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd positions from each group.