Search DubaiPRNetwork.com

Home >> Banking & Investments

Sheikh Zayed Book Award Receives 1,616 Submissions Ahead of Deadline on 1 October

Wednesday, September 30, 2020/ Editor -  

Share

Home >> Banking & Investments

The Award’s Reading Panel Committee holds 21 Virtual Meetings to Evaluate this Year’s Submissions


Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 30 September, 2020: The Sheikh Zayed Book Award has announced that it has so far received 1,616 submissions for its 15th edition since the call for submissions commenced on 1 June this year. The ‘Young Author’ category has seen the highest number of submissions, with a rate of 29.34%, while ‘Literature’ has received 27.02% of the submissions.
 
The Award’s Reading Panel Committee has held 21 virtual meetings since the beginning of August, to review and study the submissions for the current edition and assess the extent to which the general conditions for submission have been met. The committee will continue to hold these virtual meetings until the end of October, in preparation for the announcement of longlists during November, which coincides with commencement of Judges’ evaluations.

“The Award’s Reading Panel Committee has been holding intensive and consecutive meetings to identify the eligible titles to be selected for the longlists across the Award’s nine categories. Following stringent scientific and objective principles, the Committee’s efforts are key in evaluating the merits of the submitted works, and their compliance with the Award’s regulations,” said HE Dr. Ali bin Tamim, Secretary General of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Center.  
 
The Reading Panel Committee is chaired by HE Dr. Ali Bin Tamim, Secretary General of the Award and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre, and includes Professor Dr. Khalil Al Shaikh of Jordan and Emirati literary critic and poet, Sultan Al Amimi, both members of the Award’s Scientific Committee, as well as Dr. Ali Al-Kaabi from the UAE.


Previous in Banking & Investments

Next in Banking & Investments


Home >> Banking & Investments Section

Latest Press Release

Balqees Fathi Launches BEX Beauty

Stay Ahead of the Game with HONOR Smartphones

ÑæÍ_ÇáÏæÑí# (The League's spirit): Combining the love of football with humor on ...

ADU's College of Engineering Students Win Top Three Places in Abu Dhabi NASA's S ...

Hitachi ABB Power Grids Acquires Pioneer Solutions and Strengthens Energy Portfo ...

DBWC & Creative Zone Introduces Ways of Securing Funding for Startups to 100 Ent ...

Pan Emirates Unveils Its Pink-themed Home Decoration Collection

Malabar Gold & Diamonds Launches ‘The Elegance Collection' – Dazzling Diamond Je ...

Dubai Customs Solves 170 IPR Disputes in 9 Months in 2020

Calling All Adventure Lovers: Dubai Festival City Mall's Announces the Arch, A N ...

Fighters Soak Up Island Life Ahead of UFC 254 Showdown

Expert Urges Osteoporosis Patients to Get Back on Track With Bone-Health Injecti ...

Make Family Meals Easier, Faster and Healthier With NeoChef™

Mustafa Ali Full of Admiration for Mansoor's WWE Impact

True Square Open Heart Close to your Heart

Enhance your Mood with Rasasi Perfumes

Jebel Ali Customs Center Makes 103 Seizures and 104,700 Inspection Operations in ...

RAKEZ Named as This Year's Best Free Zone for SMEs in the Middle East

The Eagle has Landed, The Highlight is Shining? Khabib, Gaethje, and UFC 254 Fi ...

Samsung Electronics Becomes Top Five in Interbrand's Best Global Brands 2020