The Rehan Siddiqui Award

Posted by Tony Ryan on 01/10/2018
Former BMC president Rehan Siddiqui enjoying an alpine adventure.

The Rehan Siddiqui Award for Exceptional Voluntary Contribution towards promoting Equality and Diversity in the BMC recognises those who have made a significant voluntary contribution to the BMC’s commitment to increasing opportunities for under-represented groups to participate in climbing, hill walking or mountaineering and the work of the BMC.

The award was established in 2018, and named in honour of former chair of the BMC Equity Steering Group Rehan Siddiqui, who in 2015 became the first member of a minority ethnic community to be elected BMC president.

  Rehan Siddiqui Award Recipients  
2018 Kamala Sen Read report
2019 Molly Thompson-Smith Read report

 

Nomination process

BMC members can nominate a volunteer for the award. A nomination form is available to download from the BMC website towards the end of each year. The BMC Board of Directors is the awarding body, and the award is presented on the occasion of the BMC Annual General Meeting.

Find out more about the BMC Volunteer Awards


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