AED 5 million tolerance award starts accepting applications


Nominations are now being accepted for a new AED 5 million global prize for promoting tolerance.

To be given every two years, the prestigious Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Tolerance Award is open to individuals and institutions around the world.

It’s got five different categories - Human thought, Literary creativity, Arts, Youth projects and New media - with each carrying a AED 1 million cash prize.

The inaugural edition of the award will be handed out in Dubai in February 2020.

Nominations can be submitted online through

More from Local

Coming Up on Dubai Eye

  • Dubai Eye on One

    7:00am - 12:00pm

    Keeping you updated, this is The Business Breakfast, setting your agenda for the day. You're listening to Dubai Eye, live on Dubai One

  • The Sounds of Summer with Mark Lloyd

    12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Mark Lloyd wants to help you navigate places to explore across the UAE. There will also be LIVE interviews and features, continuing the conversation on the day’s biggest news stories. Plus we’ll be playing the biggest summer tracks.

On Dubai Eye

Business Breakfast