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Nominations for UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize Now Open

The UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers is open for nominations of candidates. Supported by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum of the United Arab Emirates, the Prize is awarded every two years to three winners whose projects aim at improving the performance and effectiveness of teachers worldwide. It amounts to USD $300,000 and is equally divided between the three winners. The deadline for submitting nominations is 31 October 2017.

To submit a nomination, please download the guide, the application form and the nomination form and send it to

Contact Information:
UNESCO-Hamdan Prize Secretariat
Division for Support and Coordination of Education 2030
7 place de Fontenoy
F-75352 Paris 07 SP
Tel.: +33 1 45 68 23 22