Picture: DCT Abu Dhabi
The Zayed Nationwide Museum, at present below building on Abu Dhabi’s Saadiyat Island, has introduced annual funding of MDH 1 to help analysis into the tradition and historical past of the UAE.
Funding priorities for the grants embrace analysis into the position of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the founding father of the United Arab Emirates, in driving social, cultural and financial influence; historical past and archeology of the United Arab Emirates; and the intangible heritage of the nation, together with oral historical past about traditions, tales and songs.
Fund to help small and enormous grants
The funding scheme goals to help each massive and small grants, serving to advertise the analysis ecosystem within the UAE.
Researchers can apply till July 15, with grants introduced in September.
Funding could be renewed for as much as three consecutive years.
Functions can be reviewed by a panel comprising representatives from Zayed Nationwide Museum and the Division of Tradition and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, in addition to exterior specialists within the discipline.
Grant choices can be based mostly on standards together with the applicant’s analysis methodology, expertise, outcomes, and relevance to the museum’s mandate.
Saood Abdulaziz Al Hosani, Undersecretary of the Division of Tradition and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, stated: “The institution of the Zayed Nationwide Museum analysis fund displays our dedication to advertise and shield our tradition and heritage. This initiative goals to unlock a wealth of untold tales about our late founder Sheikh Zayed, enlightening us on the profound influence he had on our nation’s progress and growth. We’re strongly dedicated to empowering the subsequent technology, enabling them to hold on their legacy and lasting legacy, nurturing a way of satisfaction and dedication for generations to return.”
Dr Peter Magee, Director of the Zayed Nationwide Museum, stated: “This fund reaffirms our dedication to analysis and promote the tradition, historical past and heritage of the UAE, inspiring each established and youthful students to delve, uncover and share the UAE story with the world.
“We’re delighted to share this chance with all students who’re inquisitive about contributing to the creation of data and exploring Sheikh Zayed’s lasting influence on the nation he based and the whole area.”