30 May 2021

Year of the 50th Fellowship Programme Opens for Applications from Youth Across the UAE

The UAE Golden Jubilee Committee has announced on the 30th May 2021, the opening of its ‘Year of the 50th Fellowship’ programme for applications from UAE citizens and residents across the UAE. The 11-month programme commences in June 2021 and ends in April 2022.

The aim of this programme is to provide the youth with exciting work opportunities in a number of disciplines, including project management, design and communications. Successful candidates will work closely with cross-functional internal teams and external parties that will develop their skills and expertise in one of five key areas:

Project Management
Stakeholder Engagement
Design
Storytelling
Communications
The programme is one of many planned initiatives that are being launched to engage the youth as the UAE celebrates its remarkable journey of the first 50 years and prepares for the transformative growth journey that lies ahead.

Applications closed on the 7th June, 2021. Shortlisted fellows will be notified via email.

The programme is one of many planned initiatives that are being launched to engage the youth as the UAE celebrates its remarkable journey of the first 50 years and prepares for the transformative growth journey that lies ahead.

Earlier this year, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, declared 2021 as ‘The Year of the 50th’ to commemorate 50 years since the nation’s founding in 1971. The ‘Year of the 50th’ officially runs from 6 April 2021 to 31 March 2022 to coincide with the UAE’s hosting of Expo 2020.

More information about the Year of the 50th celebration initiatives can be found by visiting www.UAEYearOf.ae

Year of the 50th

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