Cultural personality of the year award
SIBF ANNUAL AWARDS
This award is given to a person or organization active in the field of culture. The winner of the Cultural Personality of the Year Award is selected in accordance with the guidance of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council of the UAE, Ruler of Sharjah, and announced annually prior to SIBF. Winners are selected based on their contribution to the cultural scene in general, their productivity in the field of writing and creativity, or their roles in the government or social-cultural activities.