About the Awards

The Crescent Awards are administered by Crescent Foundation powered with the generous support of Crescent Wealth and Islamic Relief Australia and the thought leadership of Centre for Islamic Thought and Education at the University of South Australia.

About Crescent Foundation

Crescent Foundation is an Australian registered charitable organisation dedicated to opening up opportunities to everyone, no matter race or background. Together with our partners and sister entities – Crescent Wealth Super, Crescent Finance and Crescent Institute, we invest collective networks, resources and funds to mobilise support from a wider group of entities and individuals, towards projects and initiatives that have a catalysing impact on their target segment.

About Islamic Relief Australia

Islamic Relief Australia is a humanitarian and development organisation dedicated to fighting poverty, alleviating the suffering of people globally and overcoming all kinds of injustice. Our life-changing work wouldn’t be possible without people like you.  

About Crescent Wealth 

Crescent Wealth is Australia’s first Islamically compliant superannuation fund, dedicated to opening up financial security for Australia’s Muslims. Established in 2011 and with a full Authorised Financial Services Licence (AFSL), Crescent Wealth is proud of serving its 10,000 members who have collectively invested their retirement funds with Crescent for over 11 years.

About The Centre for Islamic Thought and Education 

The Centre for Islamic Thought and Education (CITE), positioned in the School of Education, at the University of South Australia (UniSA) is dedicated to fostering the research-practice nexus for Islamic schools globally. CITE is Australia’s first Centre supporting leaders, educators, and Islamic school communities by advancing thought leadership and research, and offering teacher education and professional learning, relevant to Islamic schools and educational settings, as inspired by Islam’s distinct philosophy of education. CITE is proud to be powering Islamic school leaders and educators of distinction in Australia’s first recognised and accredited degree program based on Islamic Pedagogy.