GUST Hosts Annual Shiekha Fadyah Al Saad Al Sabah Science Competition Award Ceremony

Date: 
Feb 17, 2016
Location: 
W6-500

GUST hosted this year’s Shiekha Fadyah Al Saad Al Sabah Science Competition Award Ceremony which comes as part of the Kuwait Ibtikar Initiative for Research open to Public Schools for Girls. The Ceremony was held in the W6 Conference Center with the attendance of university top management.

The Shiekha Fadyah Al Saad Al Sabah Science Competition, which was first held in 1999, involves schools from the GCC region. It aims at developing and encouraging scientific research proficiency among school girls, and discovering talented pupils to further develop and hone their skills.

Participants, from schools across Kuwait, competed in two categories; Best High School Science Project, and Best Middle School Project. The winners qualify to the next round which will include participants from all over the GCC.

The winning projects for this year’s local competition were:

  • Expressing Me – Lubna Bint Hareth High School
  • Khaleej Manaret – Hawally Middle School for Girls