The Haj Hayel Saeed Anam’s Award for Science & Arts: ALL PRIZES WITHHELD [Archives:2001/14/Local News]
The Haj Hayel Saeed Award’s Board of Trustees announced last Wednesday in a conference at the Taj Sheba Hotel that none of the researchers have been qualified to get the award in Sciences and Arts. However, encouragement awards were given to a number of researchers.
During the conference Mr. Abdulwasa Hayel Saeed Anam welcomed the gathering on behalf of the Board of Trustees and highlighted the Foundation’s commitment to contribute to the development of science and culture. Then, the Director General of the Al-Saeed Foundation for Science and Culture, Secretary General of the Haj Hayel’s Award, Mr. Faisal Saeed Fare, said that the foundation has so far undertaken 52 cultural activities in addition to the inauguration of the Al-Saeed Library which contains more than 30000 titles.
The encouragement awards carrying 200000 rials in cash, went to Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Muraish in the Medical sciences, Abdullah Abuljabbar Hassan in the Agricultural and environmental sciences, Dr. Mohammed Ahmad Ali, Abdullah Ali Abdullah and Mr. Mohammed Sordood Aeysh in the Humanitarian and social sciences and Abdullah Khadem Al-Amry in literature. No researcher was qualified for an award in Economics and Islamic sciences.