• Truth & Integrity of the Written Word

    World's First International Writers' Awards for Truth & Integrity

    of Digital Content & Printed Literature​

  • Inauguration on the 5-7th of September 2020

     

    "When the concept of creating an international writers' awards based on the foundation of 'truth & integrity' came about, we knew that we were the pioneers of something that would transform people, communities and nations in a profound way. The GOLDEN DOOR will be a launchpad for the Truth-Writers to become Truth-Creators as they embark on a journey that will outshine the ordinary. " 

    ~ Tahira Amir Sultan Khan, Founder

     

    Registrations for the event will re-open in the first week of July 2020. Subscribe for updates.

    Watch the Show Premiere has begun!

     

    Featuring the shortlisted participants and Medalists of the Golden Door Awards 2020. Stay tuned for the show premiere on the 20th June, 27th June, 4th July and 11th July.

  • Tahira Amir Sultan Khan

    Tahira Amir Sultan Khan

    Founder

    Advocate for Truth & Integrity

    Dr Kirpal Singh

    Dr Kirpal Singh

    Chief Judge

    Chief of the Judging Panel of the Golden Door. Singapore's Renowned Poet, Literary & Cultural critic

    Joanne Flinn

    Joanne Flinn

    Judge

    TEDx Speaker, Bestselling Author and one of the Judges of the Golden Door .

    Rob Salisbury

    Rob Salisbury

    Judge

    Writer & Speaker, Rob is one of the Judges of the Golden Door.

    Jeroninio (Jerry) Almeida

    Jeroninio Almeida

    Judge

    Inspirational Orator, REX Karmaveer Founder and one of the Judges of the Golden Door - REX Karmaveer Medal.

    Ganesh Somwanshi

    Ganesh Somwanshi

    Human Advocate / Communications Specialist,

    A Torchbearer for Responsible Entrepreneurship

  • Golden Door of Truth Ambassadors

    Hear them speak in the upcoming Golden Door 2020 this coming September

    Jim Cathcart

    Truth Ambassador & Guest of Honour

    A Top TEDx Speaker with almost 2 Million views, Author of 20 books, Recipient of the Golden Gavel Award, and in the Sales & Marketing Hall of Fame.

    Prof Ayran von Dreger

    Truth Ambassador

    Analyst of Conspiracy Theories & their impact on global consciousness. Former Professor of Political Science from Austria, he is highly intelligent and well-spoken and has a real sense of goodheartedness for a better world.

  • What People Say

    Tommy Koh

    Tommy Koh

    Diplomat Par Excellence & Ambassador-of-Large at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore. Past Chair of the National Arts Council.

    "Tahira Amir Sultan Khan is a visionary. I support the Golden Door and wish it success."

    Cathy Johnson

    Cathy Johnson

    An Inspirational Speaker, ICF-Certified Professional Coach, Mentor, Mediator, Professional Facilitator, President of Asia Professional Speakers Singapore

    "This cause has the potential to impact millions in the world as writers are rewarded for doing what’s right for the world. It’s an honor to be even a small part of this initiative, and I look forward to seeing the openness this creates for all"

     

    Read more testimonials

  • Golden Door on the News

    The Golden Door in the News

    Featured on Asia One, Business Insider, HR Asia and more

    as the the WORLD'S FIRST for Truth & Integrity of the Written Word.

     

    Read the news listings

  • Some of the Top 20 & Medal Nominees

    Angie Makwetla

    Non-fiction Book Category

    South African Human Rights Commissioner for Child Rights & Migration and a qualified Empowerment Workshop Facilitator.

    Hoe Yeong Loke

    Non-fiction Book Category

    London-based researcher and consultant on politics and international affairs, and was formerly an associate fellow at the European Union Centre in Singapore.

    Prasenjit K Basu

    Prasenjit K Basu

    Non-fiction Book Category

    Based in Manila, Prasenjit is a Chief Asia Economist of Daiwa Securities and past Chief Economist (SE Asia & India) for Credit Suisse First Boston.

    Eirliani Abdul Rahman

    Eirliani Abdul Rahman

    Non-fiction Book Category

    Colorado-based SIngaporean activist, Eirliani works for Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi and is the Executive Director of YAKIN.

    Rusty Labuschagne

    Rusty

    Labuschagne

    Non-fiction Book Category

    A Motivational Speaker who was wrongly convicted and spent ten years under horrendous conditions in Zimbabwe’s prisons during Mugabe’s rule.

     

    Full list of the Top 20

    Mystqx Skye

    Mystqx Skye

    Poetry Book Category

    Zurich-based life traveller and truth-seeker, Mystqx loves to write about life in all its hues, hoping to inspire others with courage.

     

    Full list of the Medal Nominees

  • A Journey to Discover the TOP Truth-Writers

    Submission Closure

    Entry Deadline

    15th Oct 2019

    Calling all published or unpublished writers of integrity from across the world.

    Panel Review

    Panel Review

    Oct-Nov 2019

    Review of the submissions by the Judges. 

    Shortlist

    Long-list

    Dec 2019

    A public announcement of those who got through the Longlist

    Interviews

    Interviews

    Jan to Feb 2020

    Those who made it through will be invited for an interview with the Judges or for further assessment. 

    Winners

    Showcasing

    Mar - Aug 2020

    Featuring the Shortlisted participants and more.

    Winners

    Winners

    5th - 7th Sep 2020

    The Awards Inauguration Dinner event which will be attended by VIP, Sponsors, the contenders with their supporters.

  • The Golden Door Award Certificate

    Categories for the Year 2020

    • Golden Door Non-Fiction Book Award
    • Golden Door Non-Fiction Essay Award (which include blogs) 
    • Golden Door Poetry Award.
    • Golden Door Lifetime Achievement Award
    • Golden Door  - REX Karmaveer Medal (empowered by the Karmaveer Chakra instituted by iCONGO in partnership with the United Nations)
  • A Unique Experience for the Audience

    A Journey of the Truth-Creators

    Be transported through an eye-opening and transformational journey. Come along and allow yourself to be lifted off through this unique experience led by the Directors of Authentic Business.

     

    Seat registrations will open soon. Subscribe for updates.

     

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