Understanding the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)

A Reading Contest with No Losers!

Purpose of the Contest

The main purpose of the reading contest is to support and foster a correct understanding of the life and the message of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) in line with the authentic and credible sources of information.

Rules of Contest

a) The children category is for kids 14 year old and younger.

b) All participants are responsible for obtaining the subject book on their own through bookstores and other retail outlets.

c) Participants have to complete the registration process on the contest website in order to participate in the contest. All participants are responsible for providing accurate information during registration including names, email address, and address and telephone numbers. Any entry violating this rule will be disqualified from the contest.

d) No employees, members, or managers of sponsoring organizations may participate in the contest.

e) There is no fee for registration participating in the reading contest.

f) Anyone can register to two books by filling out two forms. Test will be on the same day at different times. One may be only eligible to one award even if they win two awards from seperate books..

g) This Reading Contest is limited to North America residents only.


The registration period runs between October 1, 2020 and January 1, 2021 through the contest website.

Online Test

Participants will have the option to select only one of the following dates and times to take their test. January 24, 2021 1:00 pm EST ( Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources) January 24, 2021 3:00 pm EST (The Messenger)


The online examination will be a multiple-choice test. There will be five choices for each question. Scoring will be based on providing correct answers to each question. Questions will also be scored differently based on the level on their difficulty level.

Announcement of Winners

The results for the reading contest will be officially announced through the contest website three days after the online test. All winners will also be notified by email as well.


The following awards will be distributed to the eligible winners:

The first 11 people for both books will receive $500 each. Total amount of awards to be distributed will be $11,000. Award checks will be mailed within two weeks of the announcement of the results.