Call for Proposals - Field Research Grants in the UAE

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March 1, 2016
United Arab Emirates
Subject Fields: 
Geography, Middle East History / Studies, Public Health, Public Policy, Social Sciences

The Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research is pleased to accept proposals from visiting scholars for education field research in Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates. Doctoral and faculty scholars from a wide range of disciplines and professional fields are invited to apply, and proposals should address issues related to the Foundation's research priority areas:

  • Education
  • Public Health (social dimensions)
  • Urban & Community Development

The next deadline for Doctoral, Faculty, and Seed Grant submissions is March 1, 2016. Eligibility criteria and grant inclusions vary based on the specific program. In addition, the Al Qasimi Foundation has a limited number of internships annually available for students in undergraduate and master's programs.

Please share these opportunities with interested faculty and students in your program or colleagues in your professional field. Additional details can be found by visiting the Al Qasimi Foundation's website. Specific inquiries can also be sent to


The Al Qasimi Foundation was established in 2009 to aid in the social, cultural, and economic development of Ras Al Khaimah, a northern emirate in the United Arab Emirates. Although education was the initial focus for the Foundation's research and capacity development initiatives, it is branching into other public policy areas as it matures including urban planning and public health. | | (P) +971 7 233 8060 | (F) +971 7 233 8070


Contact Info: 

Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research
RAK Gas Building, Level 4
PO Box 12050
Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates