Achievements

Achievements

The Sandooq Al Watan works hard to accomplish our goals including supporting researchers, increasing private sector employment, and teaching specialised skills to students.


  • 2016 – June 2017 Establishment of Sandooq Al Watan including the launch of its endowment fund, recruitment of employees, establishing HQ and launching our first initiative
  • Raised 500 Million AED by (March 2018)
  • Identified 100 gifted students and nurtured them through an advanced summer programme (July 2018)
  • Graduated 800 Coders from our basic programme (July 2018)
  • Dispensed our first research grants – 7 grants (April 2018)
  • Created and launched KIC innovation oasis in Khalifa University (August 2018)
  • SW Programmes coverall emirates and regions in the UAE (November 2018)
  • Reached 700 Million in funding (December 2018)
  • Programmes impacted, trained and upskilled over 2500 Emiratis across age groups (December 2018)