Fatima approves winners of Arab Youth award
Shaikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union and the Family Development Foundation, on Tuesday approved results of Shaikha Fatima bint Mubarak International Award for Arab Youth in its first edition.
The winners will be announced on Friday during the 32nd International Arab Youth Conference which starts on Thursday in Petra, Jordan. Jury of the three-category award had received 248 entries from various Arab countries, but only 113 qualified. The categories are Globally Influential Arab Youth category, Excellence Arab Youth category and Leading Organisation in Supporting Arab Youth Issues category.
Winner of the first category will be granted a trophy and an appreciation certificate in addition to a cash reward of $20,000; six winners of the second category will be each granted a trophy and an appreciation certificate in addition to a cash reward of $10,000; three winner institutions of the third category will be each granted a trophy and an appreciation certificate.