UNESCO Hamdan Prize for Teacher Development 2021-22 Edition

UNESCO Hamdan Prize for Teacher Development 2021-22 Edition: Complete Guide

Call for nominations for the 2021-2022 edition of the UNESCO Hamdan Prize for Teacher Development: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is inviting nominations for the next edition of the Hamdan Prize for Teacher Development.

In light of the educational catastrophe, the world experienced in 2020 that prevented 1.5 billion learners from attending class, and the ongoing effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, the next edition (2021-22 editions) of the Hamdan Prize is crucially important in supporting progress in teaching.

Key Features of UNESCO Hamdan Prize 2021-2022

Online Application Submission31 October 2021 (Midnight Paris Time)
International Meeting Jury January – February 2022
Award CeremonyOctober 2022 (on World Teacher’s Day)
Prize The three prize winners of the 2021-2022 edition will each receive a prize of US $100,000

 

UNESCO Hamdan Prize 

Funded by the Hamdan Bin Rashid AI Maktoum Foundation for Distinguished Academic Performance of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the Hamdan Prize was created in 2008 and will be awarded for the seventh time next year. The three prize winners of the 2021-2022 edition will each receive a prize of US $100,000.

UNESCO Hamdan Prize for Teacher Development

Aim of UNESCO Hamdan Prize

The aim of the Prize is to improve teaching practices around the world, especially in developing countries and marginalized and disadvantaged communities. It rewards the candidates who have made outstanding contributions in enhancing the quality of teaching and learning.

Who can be nominated?

Candidates nominated for the Hamdan Prize may be institutions, organizations, and educational or research institutes.

It is requested to forward the nomination to INCCU not later than 15th October 2021 for their consideration & examination. So that the selected nominations can be forwarded to UNESCO before 31 October 2021 (the last date set by UNESCO).

UNESCO Hamdan Prize Application Guide

Applications are to be submitted in English or French through a dedicated online platform at midnight (Paris time, GMT+1) on 31 October 2021. Download the Application Guide for more information on enrollment and the application process.

Contact for Any Query

Contact: teacherprizes[AT]unesco .org

Call: +33 1 45 68 23 22.

 

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