Entries are now open for the 2018 Zayed Future Energy Prize. The Prize aims to recognize and award excellence in renewable energy and sustainability as well as celebrate achievements that reflect impact, innovation, long-term vision and leadership in renewable energy and sustainability.
The Prize fund comes from the Abu Dhabi Government as a way to honour and continue the legacy of the late founding father of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, Masdar, manages the Zayed Future Energy Prize with a dedicated team working on the Prize all year round.
These are the prize categories;
Small and Medium Enterprise (SME)
Non-Profit Organisation (NPO/NGO)
Lifetime Achievement Award (for an individual)
Global High Schools (1 award for each of the below regions)
– The Americas
The total Prize fund will be US $4 million.
The Prize criteria for all categories are:
– Long-Term Vision
The Prize is open to all entrants other than board members, employees of Masdar, and anyone who has been involved in organizing, promoting or judging the Prize.
Masdar, the selection committee and the judges reserve the right and full discretion to reject or not select any nomination or submission for any reason that may, in the sole opinion of the select committee, the judges or Masdar, damage the reputation of the Prize, the UAE, Abu Dhabi or Masdar or bring the Prize, the UAE, Abu Dhabi or Masdar into disrepute.
The decision of the selection committee, the judges or Masdar shall be final and no correspondence shall be entered into.
How to Apply
Applicants must apply online via given website.
For more information, please visit Zayed Future Energy Prize.