Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation

Established in 2007, the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation has been tasked with empowering future generations to devise sustainable home-grown solutions to challenges faced by the Arab World. The Foundation will do this by spreading knowledge throughout the region, thereby fostering ideas and innovation. This Dubai-based Foundation funds research, activities and initiatives under the key areas of culture, entrepreneurship and education.

Funding proposals are invited each year, and is currently funding the involvement of Zayed University in a multi-year international GEMS research project, which targets entrepreneurship information.