YMW’s school in India gets the prestigious Zayed Future Energy Prize in Abu Dhabi
Young Musicians of the World is proud to announce that its school in India, the Kalkeri Sangeet Vidyalaya (KSV), is amongst the laureates of the prestigious Zayed Future Energy Prize which honours businesses and institutions which have stood out by producing innovative solutions in the field of sustainable development. Each year, a large corporation, a small or medium business, a NGO, as well as a high school for each continent, are selected. The amount of the prize given to KSV is 100 000 $.
The jury is composed of, amongst others, Olafur Ragnar Grimsson, president of the Republic of Iceland, Han Seung-soo, ex-prime minister of South Korea, Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group, Ratan Tata, ex-president of Tata Group, and sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, state minister of United Arab Emirates.
The Zayed Future Energy Prize has been established to honor the memory of late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, former leader of Abu Dhabi and founder of the United Arab Emirates.
Read the article in Gulf News newspaper: Zayed Future Energy Prize: Winners and why they won
On the picture : to the left, our student Krishna Suttar amongst the laureates in the Global High Schools category. In the back, Mr. Olafur Ragnar Grimsson, president of the Republic of Iceland, and sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, state minister of United Arab Emirates.