KFAS News

Winners of the 2017 Kuwait Prize Inspire Students and Faculty at Kuwait University

December 11, 2017

On December 11th, students and faculty at different colleges within Kuwait University, gathered to hear the talks of prominent Arab scientists, who had recently been named the 2017 laureates of the Kuwait Prize.

The laureate of the US$1million 2017 cycle of the Al-Sumait Prize in the field of Education has been announced following its Board of Trustees meeting in Kuwait City

November 27, 2017

Laureate for the 2017 cycle of Al-Sumait Prize for African Development in the field of Education has been endorsed by the Prize’s Board of Trustees for its exemplary work in Education development in Africa.

KFAS Links Speaker Series Launches With Distinguished Keynote Speakers Focusing On Innovation

November 22, 2017

As part of its continued efforts to promote and advocate science, technology and innovation (STI) towards a sustainable Kuwait, The Foundation launched KFAS Links, a speaker series that brings distinguished experts from various sectors from around the world to inspire, motivate and guide.

KFAS Showcases Latest Translated Books, Holds Engaging Activities with Kids

November 20, 2017

From books to activities, KFAS attracted footsteps of enthusiastic and curious visitors to partake in the fun of science, reading and learning.

CALL FOR RESEARCH PROPOSALS for 2018

November 19, 2017

CALL FOR RESEARCH PROPOSALS for 2018

The “Our Seas: Theories, Data and Policies” Symposium highlights the importance of human intervention in saving the environment and in mitigating rising sea levels.

November 18, 2017

The Symposium, hosted by (KFAS) and held under the auspices of the Director General of the Environment Public Authority.

Kuwait Prize and Scientific Production Prize Winners

November 08, 2017

The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS), as a part of its annual tradition, announced the winners of the 2017 Kuwait Prize and the Scientific Production Prize.

Two Kuwaiti PDI fellows at Boeing participate in delivery ceremony for Kuwait Airways’s 10th 777

October 31, 2017

Two young professionals from Kuwait, part of the Professional Development Initiative (PDI), recently participated in a commercial airplane delivery ceremony to Kuwait Airways.

Women Leader Conference concludes with call for ‘Hope, Persistence, and Commitment’

October 26, 2017

The 10th conference of Women Leaders in Science, Technology, and Engineering concluded yesterday, with participants call for “Hope, Persistence, and Commitment”

KFAS Brings UC Berkley and Kuwait University Together to Enhance Research Publications

October 18, 2017

Conducted at KFAS' headquarters in Kuwait City and spanning for two days, the workshop was made possible through KFAS' ongoing framework agreement with UCB to enhance scholarship and research capabilities in Kuwait...

KFAS and Sciences Po Extend Strategic Partnership

October 10, 2017

KFAS and Sciences Po are proud to announce that they have extended their strategic partnership and signed a renewal of the agreement for 5 additional years on 28th September 2017 in Paris, France.

Over a span of five days at The Avenues, KFAS holds an exhibition today to introduce its various projects and activities

September 21, 2017

KFAS is holding a five-day exhibition at The Avenues starting today. The exhibition will showcase major projects implemented by the Foundation as well as activities of its four Scientific Centers.

KFAS launches Innovation Challenge 2018 in collaboration with UCLA A unique executive education program for private sector companies

September 11, 2017

KFAS launched the fourth season of its Executive Education Program (Innovation Challenge 2018)

Professional Development Initiative 2018

September 10, 2017

If you are graduating in the Spring or Summer of 2018, you are invited to apply for the Professional Development Initiative (PDI).

Appointment of a New Director-General of the Scientific Center

August 17, 2017

The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences announced the appointment of Mrs. Rana Abdallah Al-Nibari as Director General of the Scientific Center effective 6 August 2017.