His Royal Highness Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh, is sponsoring the final preparations for the National Olympics for Scientific Creativity “Creativity 2018”, the exhibition will be held during the period of 6-8 Jumada Al-Akhar 1439 AH, corresponding to 22-24 February 2018, and will be hosted by Al-Faisal University in Riyadh,
The scientific Olympics is being organized by the Mawhiba Foundation in partnership with the Ministry of Education, on the objectives of redefining students’ interests in the fields of learning and knowledge, providing a competitive environment that satisfies the interest of an important group of gifted and talented youngsters, and reinforcing the sense of creativity among students around the Kingdom in the scientific and technical fields.
For the fourth year in a row, Mishkat Interactive Center, “One of the initiatives of King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy”, will present the “Future Energy Explorers” special award for four talented students within the special awards program at the National Olympics for Scientific Creativity. The award is aimed to enhance the capacity of youngsters in the fields of sustainable energy by presenting an integrated program to provide the winners with enough knowledge and skills that would qualify them to participate in local and international competitions with outstanding researches and innovations in the fields of sustainable energy. The award is considered a new addition to the system of programs and initiatives presented by Mishkat Interactive Center to spread awareness of sustainable energy in the educational community of the Kingdom.
The four winners will receive incentive funds, a portfolio of renewable energy projects and an educational trip to the UK.