Sheikh Majid Bin Mohammed Youth Media Award Announces Names Of First Qualifiers - Massive Reception For First Media Award Aimed At United Arab Emirates Nationals In Print And BroadcastingDubai, UAE - April 3, 2008: The Organizing Committee of the Sheikh Mayed Bin Mohammed Youth Media Award today announced the names of qualifiers in the first three weeks of the competition in each of the three categories of radio, video and print media.
New qualifiers for the remaining two weeks of the award will be announced on Thursday 10 and 17 April. 2008. Total qualifiers for each category will be 15 by the end of April.
Khadija al Marzouqi, General Manager of Shoof TV and Chair of the Award Organizing Committee, said: "The Sheikh Majid Youth Media Award has proved an ideal platform to highlight the talent of young locals in the media field, and to allow them to explore and express their creativity in various avenues.
“The quality of the work submitted to the Award has demonstrated there is considerable talent and skill among the local youth, along with an immense ability to innovate. With the increasing participation in the Award, we are confident the coming weeks will bring even more distinctive work."