About the Award

The Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa Award for the Bahraini doctors comes in line with the government's policy aimed at pushing forward research, innovation and development in the Kingdom. It reflects also the Government’s belief in the importance of the Bahraini doctors’ role in terms of enhancing the standard of health services provided to community as well as their efforts to achieve the SDGs.
The "Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa Award for the Bahraini Doctor" consists of a shield, a certificate and a financial reward for each category of the award, with a total of $ 200,000. It is awarded to the winners annually during a ceremony held on the first Wednesday of November of each year.

Award Goals

Appreciating the Bahraini doctors and motivating them to exert further efforts and contributions.
Encouraging the spirit of competitiveness among Bahraini doctors in the fields of therapeutic, clinical research, innovation, community service.
Improving the level of services provided in the public and private health institutions.