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The Al Ghurair Young Thinkers Program (YTP) is an online platform designed to support Emirati and Arab youth to make well-informed and successful education to employment transitions. By raising awareness on higher education and the careers of the future, YTP empowers youth with the knowledge, resources, and skills needed for success. Through a fully digital, bilingual platform, YTP delivers career exploration, skill development, and advising completely free of charge.

Eligibility Criteria:

Any Arab youth between the ages of 15 and 30 years old is eligible for the Al Ghurair Young Thinkers Program.

Benefits of the Platform: 

Free-Available 24/7- Bilingual (English and Arabic). The platform is accessible on the browser and the mobile.

What do participants receive? 

As an Al Ghurair Young Thinker, you will have access to a digital platform that hosts three main components:

  • me3® Career Exploration Tool to help you discover degrees and careers that suit your passions and interests
  • Over than 20 Skill Development and Career Readiness Courses to help you build the soft skills needed for future success
  • Education and Employment Resource Channels provide you with information to personalize your learning and career development journey

About the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation:

Mr. Abdulla Ahmad Al Ghurair is the founder of his foundation that carries his name. He was born in the Emirate of Dubai, and his family has a long and renowned history in the world of business and commerce in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Gulf region. As a show of commitment to his religion, faith, and service to his community, Mr. Abdulla Al Ghurair announced the establishment of the “Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education,” a non-profit, philanthropic organization in 2015. Mr. Abdulla was appointed as the first goodwill ambassador for education in the Arab world by the Arab League Educational, Cultural and Science Organization (ALECSO). The Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education seeks to empower Emirati & Arab youth through education to thrive and contribute to the development of the region. It aims to do so by cultivating high-quality educational solutions to Emirati & Arab youth through partnerships and innovative solutions.


All Nationalities
Country of residence
Any Country
Age Groups
15 -30
Both gender

Opportunity Information

Opportunity Targeting
Anyone Interested
Full funding
Opportunity will take place in
Required Documents

Educational Conditions

Required Specialties
All Specialties
Educational Level
No Education Level is Required
Required Languages
Arabic, English
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Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education

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