Imtiaz Sooliman was awarded the Melvin Jones Award form Kirstenbosch Lions Club for his outstanding contribution to humanity. It is the highest award that can be given by Lions International. Other notable South Africans who received the award are Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Raymond Ackerman.
Rotary Club Northcliff recognises Dr Sooliman as community server of the year for outstanding contribution and to better the lives of community locally and internationally.
Emily Thomas receives award on behalf of Dr Sooliman from Mrs Annemarie Mostert, Community Service Director, Mr John Turner, President of Rotary Northcliff and Dean Gounden.
Rotary Hatfield Vocational Services Award (Service Above Self).