• Reyada Award

  • Entrepreneurship Training and Consultation Services

  • Entrepreneurship Financial Support

  • Business Incubation

  • Reyada Award

    • About Reyada
    • “Reyada” Award was launched by the Social Development Center - Nama in 2011.
    • It is a pioneer national competition designed to encourage initiatives and innovation in the field of entrepreneurship, and strengthen the spirit of competition between the Qatari entrepreneurs, as part of Nama strategic goals to achieve the development of small and micro-enterprises.
    • The fifth edition seeks to honor four entrepreneurs and grants them cash and discretionary awards and prizes, two winners for each of the following two categories:
    • Best business plan
    • This award category is designed to reward entrepreneurs who have developed an exceptional and executable business idea that they wish to develop. The first winner will receive the golden trophy with a financial reward of QR150,000. Whereas the second winner will receive the silver trophy with a financial reward of QR75,000.
    • Best startup
    • This award is designed to reward entrepreneurs who have succeeded in their entrepreneurial ventures, with at least 2 years of proven successful records. The first winner will receive the golden trophy with a financial reward of QR150,000. Whereas the second winner will receive the silver trophy with a financial reward of QR75,000.

    Criteria for Applying

    • General Criteria
    • The Applicant must be a Qatari National
    • Applicant must be between 18 and 45 years of age
    • The project must classify within the category of micro and small enterprises. See the Unified National Definition
    • Business Plan Category
    • The applicant must be directly responsible for providing and developing a coherent, and economically feasible business plan.
    • Provide knowledge of business plan preparation
    • Startup Category
    • The applicant has direct responsibility for running and managing the business.
    • The Business must be valid, and registered in the State of Qatar and shall be in conformity with the laws in force in the State.
    • The Business must be at least two years old and not more than 6 years old.
    • Provide audited financial and technical report.
    • General Terms & Conditions
    • The internal committee at Nama will begin the process of shortlisting the applications according to pre-defined eligibility criteria to reach the list of the 14 finalist competitors of the two categories, and will comply with the following terms and conditions
    • Commitment to attend a training session on the presentation skills, and public speaking
    • Participation in the final rehearsal preceding the award ceremony
    • Attend Reyada Award Ceremony on Monday, October 28, 2019 - Morning
    • Important Dates:
    • 7/7/2019Opening the doors for applications
    • 27/9/2019Last day of accepting applications
    • 30/9/2019last day in internal application shortlisting
    • 3/10/2019Announcing the final 14 applicants
    • 7/10/2019training session for presentation in front of judges
    • 28/10/2019Reyada Award ceremony

    Entrepreneurship Training and Consultation Services

    A package of training and consultation services for successful entrepreneurs

    • What is this service?
    • Obtain necessary experience and management skills, and get qualified to carry out successful business projects, through our package of training and consultation services in collaboration with local and international entities, using curriculums recognized by the International Labor Organization (ILO).
    • How is it delivered?
    • Training workshops for entrepreneurs, such as:
    • Generate Your Business Idea.
    • Start Your Business.
    • Improve Your Business.
    • Consultation services.
    • What are the requirements?
    • You pass face-to-face interview successfully.
    • Who is this for?
    • Existing and potential male and female entrepreneurs of small and micro businesses, with age ranging from 18 to 45 years.
    • How to apply?
    • Come in person to Nama Center.
    • Apply online via Nama Center's website.
    • For any queries:
    • Telephone: +974 4036 3070
    • Fax: +974 4036 3001
    • Email: idea@nama.org.qa

    Entrepreneurship Financial Support

    Launch your business without difficulties

    • What is this service?
    • Learn about support services; an essential mechanism to sponsor small and micro businesses for Qatari entrepreneurs looking to establish their new businesses or expand their existing ones.
    • How is it delivered?
    • Various interest free loans, with easy repayment terms, that ensure the stability of your business and prosperity of its financial resources.
    • What are the requirements?
    • You pass face-to- face interview successfully.
    • You pass the training course for planning and execution of business projects successfully.
    • You create a comprehensive administrative and financial project plan.
    • You submit evidence of starting the execution of the project and provide the necessary guarantees.
    • Who is this for?
    • Existing and potential male and female entrepreneurs of small and micro businesses, with age ranging from 18 to 45 years.
    • For any queries:
    • Tel: +974 4036 3011
    • Fax: +974 4036 3001
    • Email: fund@nama.org.qa

    Business Incubation

    Start your business safely

    • What is this service?
    • Learn about our incubation service, which aims at attracting and/or preparing productive micro-businesses, on a three-stage process that spans from one to three years.
    • How is it delivered?
    • Preparation for creating feasibility studies and business plans.
    • Training, consultations and workshops.
    • Promotion through establishing direct and indirect market communication channels with both individual and corporate clients.
    • Motivation and encouragement.
    • Legal facilities.
    • Financial loans.
    • What are the requirements?
    • Preferably you hold high school diploma or higher.
    • You own an existing business under the category of productive micro- business or you own an executable project idea that can add value to the community.
    • Who is this for?
    • Existing and potential male and female entrepreneurs of small and micro businesses, with age ranging from 18 to 45 years.
    • How to apply?
    • Come in person to Nama Center.
    • Apply online via Nama Center’s website.