June’s Winner concludes Monthly Best Backyard Competition for 2023

23 July, 2023

Facilities Management and Community Life are delighted to announce our June winner of the Best Backyard Competition, Aida Hoteit, residing at G-1000. Aida is a well-deserved winner of the June 2023 competition, with her victory also marking the end of this year’s contest.

The judges were particularly impressed by the thoughtful details and vibrant charm of her backyard, earning Aida this prestigious accolade. In recognition of her achievement Aida has been awarded a Garden-of-the-Month Certificate and a special collection of gifts. These serve as tokens of appreciation for the hard work and effort that Aida has invested into creating her exemplary and sustainable green space.

We extend our congratulations to Aida for her exceptional garden design that stood out for its unique creativity, beauty, and sustainability.


The Best Backyard Competition is a cherished community initiative that highlights the diverse and inspiring gardens at KAUST. As we bid farewell to the 2023 competition season with our outstanding final winner, we look forward to the competition resuming in February 2024 with great anticipation. Read more here.

Facilities Management and Community Life would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude to all our residents who participated in the Monthly Best Backyard Competition. Your commitment and passion have made the 2023 season a resounding success. It has been a pleasure to witness the range of impressive garden displays and appreciate the horticultural talent from across our community at KAUST.