The Mohammed Bin Rashid Innovation Fund welcomes applications from all innovators who meet the following eligibility criteria:
Who Can Apply?
UAE based individuals/companies, or individuals/companies that are willing to be based in the UAE in the near future, with their innovation adding substantial value to the UAE
Innovators from all sectors with focus on the National Innovation Strategy priority sectors: Renewable Energy, Health, Transportation, Education, Technology, Space, Water
Post Ideation Phase
Novel techniques, products, processes or services in a post ideation phase of development
Innovations with an adequate level of transferability and market potential
Level of Risk
Individuals or companies which carry a reasonable level of commercial risk for the Mohammed Bin Rashid Innovation Fund
Individuals or companies with a strong and sustainable business plan
Access to Funds
Applicants that are unable to access affordable funding or other alternatives
Please note that priority will be given to applicants that approach the Mohammed Bin Rashid Innovation Fund with a financier.