Incentivises creative thinking and collaboration between university students to solve problems relevant to the UAE and the region.
Encouraging university students to collaboratively tackle significant challenges, the programme rewards innovative projects, driving ideas from conception to validation, including commercial applications and advanced research.
In the first two cohorts.
46 student teams
Selected from 19 universities.
Important dates and key milestones
Applications open: 11 September
Application deadline: 9 October
Workshop: 4 November
Pitch idea at COP28: 2 December
7 months to bring your idea to life
How to apply
Students interested in applying to the programme are invited to read the UIP presentation and submit their proposals by clicking on the ‘apply now’ button above.