The advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Governor of Makkah Al-Mukarramah Region, Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, agreed to extend the period of receiving individuals’ initiatives to compete for creativity prizes within the Makkah Cultural Forum for the year 1442 for ten days, which will last until November 10. The extension comes in the interest of the Governor of Makkah Al-Mukarramah region to provide an opportunity for all creative and interested people from the region to participate in the framework of the forum theme for this year with digital initiatives that contribute to building the people of the region and its development in light of the increasing initiatives of advanced individuals for the forum.
The secretariat of the forum stated that this year, a set of specific awards will be presented to support and motivate the initiatives and programs offered to individuals and owners of the initiatives that achieve the most positive impact, so that the first three centers that presented the best individual initiatives for the forum will be honored.
She added, “The general conditions for the creativity awards for individual initiatives take into consideration that the start of the participation is from the Makkah region and its connection with the slogan of the Makkah Cultural Forum for the current year, and that the participant or at least one of the participants is a Saudi national, and all members of the team reside in Makkah, and more than one may participate. One person per work, and attendance of the training program is restricted to a maximum of two people.
The secretariat of the forum noted the need for the presented initiative to include a knowledge addition that contributes to technical progress or digital behavior modification and reflects a creative idea or a significant development of a previous idea, and priority is given to applicants who have a registered innovation or a patent has been issued in a specific field or a prototype of their product has been produced. Or their technical idea, and that the product or idea is produced by the applicant requesting participation who pledges that the idea is his property, and that he has taken care of intellectual property rights, and that the participation is registered and approved.
It is dedicated to the participating entities, so that the first three centers that presented the best initiatives for the forum are honored.
Dedicated to individual participation as technical initiatives, and the first three centers that presented the best individual initiatives for the forum are honored.
Institutional: It is dedicated to the participating entities, so that the first three centers that presented the best initiatives for the forum are honored.
Individualism: Dedicated to individual participation as technical initiatives, and the first three centers that presented the best individual initiatives for the forum are honored.
Governorates: Prizes include initiatives designed to address an existing problem in the governorate, develop solutions to it, or respond to a need or development that pertains specifically to that governorate.