Najla Fawwaz,Palestine 

Biochemistry Program

New College of Florida, FL, USA

Year of graduation:2018

Najla Fawwaz is a twenty-one-year-old Palestinian student who was born in Israel and grew up in a small village called Eilaboun. Najla speaks Arabic, Hebrew, German and English.Currently, she is a sophomore student majoring in Biochemistry at New college of Florida in Sarasota, United States.When she was nineteen years old, she applied for a Daughters for Life scholarship; receiving the scholarship has been a life changing experience that continues to help her fulfil her dreams and goals. Najla had worked and volunteered in summer camps, with a cancer organisation, and with people with special needs.With a passion for sciences, she hopes to attend medical school and do biochemical research after finishing her undergraduate degree.