If you would like to apply for the Prize, the following steps will guide you through the submission process.

  • 1

    Preparation

    Before starting your application, it is advisable that you identify an award category most suited to your organisation. Reading the Frequently Asked Questions can offer more details to help you get started.

    If you would like to see a winning entry, you may download a sample submission here.

  • 2

    Creating an account

    The submission portal may be accessed here

    To participate in the Zayed Sustainability Prize, you will need to create an account using your email address. After an account is created, you will receive an email to validate your email account. You must verify your email address before submitting your entry.

    You may also create an account using your Facebook, Twitter or Google account.

  • 3

    Completing the online application form

    After you have created an account and verified your email address, please login to access the application form.

    To ease completion of the application, the form is divided into sections. You must complete ‘Account Information’ and ‘Category’ sections before proceeding.

    Complete the questions in the order presented.

  • 4

    Submitting your entry

    You will be guided through a series of questions and there will be opportunities to attach documents to support your submission. Please ensure you read carefully which file formats and file sizes are accepted. Non-supporting files or sizes cannot be uploaded, nor can they be sent separately (i.e. emailed) outside of the online portal’s upload options.

    You are not required to complete your application in one sitting. For your convenience, you may save your progress at any stage and return to complete it later (as long as this falls within the submissions phase).

    Please note: We will not be able to process your entry until you have provided all the required information and it is officially submitted via the online portal. Incomplete entries or registrations not converted into full submissions will not be counted as an official entry.

  • 5

    Acknowledging your entry

    In acknowledgement of your submission, you should receive a confirmation email of its receipt. This will be in the form of a “no reply” email and no further correspondence will be entered into, unless the Prize administration team contacts you directly.

The submission phase for the 2020 awards is now closed. Winners to will be announced at the Prize’s annual award ceremony, to be held during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, on 13th January 2020.

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