Scholarships Program

Energy Pioneers - Scholarships Program

Developing the next generation of nuclear experts

Nawah Energy Company’s Energy Pioneers Program offers talented students a scholarship program for the Higher Diploma in Nuclear Technology Program.

Through the Energy Pioneers Program, Emirati nationals have an opportunity to gain specialist expertise and practical experience at some of the UAE and world’s leading academic institutions, to pursue a range of careers across the country’s emerging nuclear energy industry and play a part in operating the region’s first nuclear power plant.

Each applicant is required to register online and complete all screening examinations, interviews and required assessments to ensure eligibility.

Higher Diploma of Nuclear Technology

In collaboration with Abu Dhabi Polytechnic, a Higher Diploma in Nuclear Technology (HDNT) program was developed to provide specialist technical training and expertise for professionals interested in helping to operate the UAE’s nuclear fleet. The program balances practical hands-on training and classroom theory, preparing Emirati high school graduates for a range of careers across the nuclear energy sector.

Please note that registration for HDNT degree should be via this link

Applicants interested in receiving scholarship support from Nawah should enter ‘Abu Dhabi Polytechnic’’ as their first choice for Higher Diploma program.

Admission criteria for the HDNT Program:
  1. Must be a UAE National.
  2. Age: not older than 22 years-old.
  3. English Proficiency: IELTS Academic band 5.5 or equivalent.
  4. High School Graduate in the Advanced Track with a minimum Achievement of 80%.
For more information about the Energy Pioneers program:
  • Call 800555 to inquire about our programs through Abu Dhabi Government Services Portal.
  • Email Nawah Scholarship Team at: scholarship-team@nawah.ae