The Selection Committee shall comprise of five Nominators. Their objective and duty is to deliberate the merits of the candidates from the shortlist submitted by the various Nomination Committees and recommend a final list of nominees to the Board of Trustees.
YAM Tengku Datin Paduka Setia Zatashah Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah
Professor Datuk Dr. Asma Ismail
There are five Nomination Committees, one for each Award category each comprising three Nominators except for the Education and Community Nomination Committee which has five Nominators. The objective and duty of each Nomination Committee is to seek, deliberate, shortlist and recommend eligible candidates for their respective Award category and to submit that shortlist of candidates to the Selection Committee.
Education & Community
YM Raja Datin Riza Shazmin Raja Badrul Shah
Dato' Seri Tengku Dr. Zainal Adlin Bin Tengku Mahamood
Prof Datuk Dr. Mazlin Mokhtar
Prof. Datuk Dr. Adeeba Kamarulzaman
Prof. Dr. Abhimanyu Veerakumarasivam
Outstanding Scholastic Achievement
Distinguished Prof. Dato' Dr. Rajah Rasiah
Prof. Ir. Dr. Abdul Latif Ahmad
Oustanding Contribution to the People of Malaysia
Prof. Dr. Kurunathan Ratnavelu
Dr. Farish (Badrol Hisham) Ahmad-Noor