Qatar Botanic Garden: Environmental Research Contest 2018-2019

Thursday 27 September 2018 – Saturday 16 February 2019, 08.30AM – 12.30PM Ballroom-1, Education City Student Center, Al Huqoul St, Doha, Qatar

Qatar Botanic Garden (QBG) is organizing the Environmental Research Contest (ERC) for the third academic year 2018-2019, in collaboration with the Scientific Research Skills Section of the Curriculum & Learning Resources Department, Ministry of Education and Higher Education, and Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF). This contest falls under the umbrella of the the National Environmental Research Contest in Qatar.

The ERC is one of QBG’s Educational Programs which build and qualify a new generation of students capable of preserving plants and the environment. Ultimately, the programs aim to further sustainable development through enhancing students’ responsibility toward the environment. Through the ERC, students will provide innovative and practical solutions to the contemporary environmental problems after studying the causes of these problems through proper scientific research.

QBG invites the participating schools to the Students’ Open Discussion Day. In this event, QBG will share the contest’s action plan, the anticipated objectives, and the potential research points to all faculty and students. QBG staff will also answer all queries during this event. which will take place in the morning of Thursday, 27 September 2018, at the Education City Student Center.

The award’s ceremony will be held on February 26, 2019.

For registration and more information, please contact: QBG@QF.org.qa

All events are accurate at the time of publication, please double check with the event organiser for more information and updates.