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