About the competition
This Competition is launched in alignment with FabLab UAE slogan: Design, Make and Share. It is one of its top initiatives that aims to attract students with innovative ideas. The Competition encourages students to think creatively, and it provides them with the proper environment that will help them in transforming their ideas into reality through Fablab UAE. Students participate in this Competition with their own innovative ideas. These ideas are evaluated by a jury especially formed for this purpose. Unique ideas are then selected and transformed into products through Fablab. Marketing and publication of the winning ideas are carried out through various platforms and social media channels.
Incentives and Rewards
. Winning certificate and a prize of 5000 AED are awarded to the winners
(3 winners from each group. Group 1: 5 to 8 years old. Group 2: 9 to 12 years old).
. Top 15 distinctive ideas are awarded a Certificate of Distinguished Idea.
. All participants will be awarded a Certificate of Appreciation for participation.
. The opportunity to transform winning ideas into prototypes and practical projects through FabLab UAE.
. Winning and distinctive ideas are promoted by various social media channels.
Terms and Conditions
All participants falling within the specified age group are entitled to participate in the Competition under the following conditions:
• Participant must fall under the age group 5-12 years old.
• Idea submitted by the participant must:
o Have a practical application.
o Be a unique idea, not copied, not attributed to others, and should not have participated in previous Competitions.
o Comply with the laws, policies and ethics of the United Arab Emirates.
o be aligned with UAE's orientation such as: conservation of the environment, sustainability, energy, etc.
• Determine the expected benefit of the idea.
• Complete the participation form, which includes:
o Participant’s personal details.
o A copy of the participant’s photo.
o A copy of the Emirates ID.
o A graphic illustration of the idea.
o Participation Declaration Form.
Participations are accepted only via the e-mail of FABLAB UAE
How to Participate
1 Download the participation
2 Fill out the participation form with the required data, taking into account the terms and conditions of the Competition.
3 Draw and explain the innovation idea.
4 Email an e-copy of the participation form with all the required attachments to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for receiving participation forms
15/ November /2018
15/ November / 2018
- 10/ JAN /2019
Winners Announcement & Ceremony of Honor
In February 2019
Note : These dates are subject to be change