Prince Faisal bin Fahd Prize for Sports Research


JEDDAH, DEC 16 – /DNA/ – The Institute for Leadership Development, affiliated with the Saudi Ministry of Sports, has re-launched the Prince Faisal bin Fahd Prize for Sports Research. The award aims to support research based on a sound scientific linguistic approach, answers the most questionable issues, and sheds light on opportunities in the sports field that are relevant to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The award seeks to provide financial support for academic work that develops new basic mathematical knowledge, or that builds its hypotheses on available knowledge, which may have a lasting impact on mathematical thought.The award awards research grants ranging from $ 80,000 to $ 120,000 to fund each research project. The total award grants amount to 1 million USD.

The initiative comes within the initiatives of the Quality of Life Program in Saudi Vision 2030. The independent scientific committee established by the International University of Mathematical Sciences and Technology in the Olympic Capital of Laurent in Switzerland determines recipients of research grants.The last date for receiving research papers is January 15, 2021. Details of the award can be found on the website ( ).