The initiative is ongoing and its duration is renewed.



(Fully Funded)


The initiative of a million Arab Coders

The initiative of a million Arab Coders is part of UAE mission to spread hope, shine light on their shared Arab future and build opportunities for their region’s youth.

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In 2017, H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum launched the “One Million Coders” initiative it’s also one of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Initiatives. The initiative is an educational platform that provides free programs for individuals interested in developing their digital skills. This initiative, the largest of its kind in the Arab world, aims to train one million Arab young people on computer programming and the language of the future to keep abreast of developments and take a leading position in the technology sector.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

courses by Microsoft :

  • Learn to program in Java.
  • Getting started with Azure App service.
  • Introduction to design thinking.
  • Building your Azure skills toolkit.
  • Introduction to AI.

courses by UDACITY :

  • Front end web development
  • c-icon-2.png data analysis
  • c-icon-3.png fullstack web development
  • c-icon-4.png android development

Required Languages

English or Arabic.

Eligible Countries

Egypt, Syria, Iraq, Palestine, Jordan, Lebanon, Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, Sudan, Libya, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Yemen, Somalia, Djibouti, Mauritania, Comoros, & other countries are not from Middle East or South Africa

Program Period


You can choose from 9 tracks, and complete the course within 6 months to obtain a completion certificate.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • There are no requirements only You must be online to follow the course you have selected.
  • All the program’s courses and exams are offered free of charge.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

  • All the program’s courses and exams are offered free of charge.
  • Tutors will get a certificate of appreciation at the end of each year. Rewards will be distributed to the top tutors based on their performance and activity in supporting students.
  • The initiative’s partners at will help the initiative’s graduates to find job opportunities in the programming field.

How to Apply

First Step: create an account from here then you can fill the application form.

Second Step: Select from 9 tracks and complete the course within 6 months to earn a certificate of completion.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Bassem Nabarwy/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Mona Awad / Egypt 

” Samira Shehta / Egypt “
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team