Mohammed Bin Rashid Medal for Scientific Distinguishment

About the Medal

The Mohammed bin Rashid Medal for Scientific Distinguishiment was launch in 2017 as initiative under His Highness Sheikh ‎Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, ‎to honour scientist and researchers for their achievements and contributions in the various scientific ‎fields. The medal aims to highlight the role of scientist within the county and present them as role- models for future generations. Two scientists will be select yearly under Scientific Distinguishiment category, and one candidate under the life time achievements category.

Selection Criteria
  • Candidates must have made an impact in their respective fields of specialization through their body of work.
  • Candidates must be an expert and a reference in the scientific field regionally and recognized by his peers in the science field.
  • Candidates must be active members of their local community and have showcased a recognizable commitment to the development of young scientists’ and researchers’ and sharing knowledge.
  • Candidates research must have a positive impact on the UAE and be aligned with the country’s vision and scientific priorities.

Application process have been closed and winners will be announced during MBRAS annual meeting