POSITIVE ROLE MODEL AWARD FOR RACE, RELIGION & FAITH –
A 4-time award-winning freelance writer and journalist based in London. Salma writes for a number of titles including Vice, Refinery29UK, BBC Three, Cosmopolitan, Time Out London, Grazia and more. She has won a number of awards for her writing, including ‘Best Feature’ at the End Violence Against Women Awards for her work on so-called honour killings on British soil in November 2019. Salma has also written a chapter in the Amazon best-selling anthology ‘It’s Not About the Burqa’, published in Feb ’19. She has made a considerable contribution to the British media landscape, consistently producing original, insightful and fearless journalism. Her work spans a number of issues including: marginalised communities, contemporary faith, women’s rights, British identity, LGBTQI+ issues, social issues, race and British South Asian culture. Salma is committed to providing a platform for the voices of invisible communities in the UK.