2006 News Story

Little Innovator Program encourages talented girls

The Gifted Girls’ Patronage Center held an award ceremony yesterday in Jeddah for the participants in the Little Innovator Program, which was sponsored by The King Abdulaziz and His Companions Foundation for the Gifted, the Arab News reported today.

The center supports gifted female elementary and secondary school students by organizing after school and summer programs that stimulate their creativity and talents.

Twenty-three girls, between the ages of 8 and 11, participated in the Little Innovator Program. At the ceremony, they presented their ideas, which included a high-tech house, a robot and a bed that records dreams.