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Mijbil Almutawa Award 2019:
Call for Applications OPEN!

08 Jul 2019

This year’s winner will have the chance to participate in the EMME 2019 Summer School, 27-31 October, hosted by The Scientific Center of Kuwait (TSCK).

*Deadline for applications is 31 July 2019!

Award Information

The MAAP 2019 covers the expenses of one individual to attend the EMME 2019 as follows:

  • USD 1000 (in the form of participation fees, roundtrip air ticket, and accommodation expenses); stipend is disbursed upon timely submission of all original receipts and required forms.
  • Certificate and Souvenir.


  • Non-managerial staff members of science centers/museums and other entities working in the science communication field in the NAMES region, with at least one year of documented experience at a science communication institution;
  • Younger than 35 years old;
  • Not a previous winner of the award.

How to Apply

Science Centers/Museums and other science communication entities within the NAMES region may submit a nomination for ONE of its employees. Each nominating institution is limited to one application per year. Applicants are required to:

  • Complete the Application Form and send it to;
  • Include CV and a 300-500 word Nomination Letter signed by the institution’s Chief Executive Officer, Board Chairperson, or equivalent.

*For details regarding terms and conditions, as well as the selection process, please click here.

*For more information regarding previous editions, please click here.

Hurry up!

before 31 July 2019!