Seed Grants

In line with Al Jalila Foundation strategic goal to support the brightest researchers, our seed grants give researchers the opportunity to address important questions about health and disease in the UAE.

The programme provides grants up to AED 300,000 to support basic science, translational, or clinical research projects.

Seed grants are available to all nationalities provided the research is conducted in the UAE. Applicants should hold positions at universities, research or clinical institutions in the UAE.

For more information and application form please click on the links below:

Application for 2018/2019 grant cycle is now open. Application deadline 15 May 2018.

Please send your completed application to