Student Stories

African Student

Sarah

Meet Sarah, a Beautiful World scholar and current law student at Uganda Christian University. As a future human rights lawyer, Sarah is one of Beautiful World’s most accomplished ...
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Graduation

Loyce

We are pleased to announce the graduation of another Beautiful World scholar. This year, Loyce finished her Bachelor’s degree in Education and successfully graduated; one of only four ...
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Fatmata

Fatmata is 18 years old. She lives in the town of Kissy in East Freetown, Sierra Leone with her two sisters; the eldest is her legal guardian. The ...
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African girl

Prossy N

Prossy is completing her bachelor’s degree at Kyambogo University in Kampala, Uganda. She is majoring in Developmental Studies, a program within the Department of Education. Without parents, she ...
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Alpha and her brother Momo sitting outside their home in Sierra Leone

Kadiatu

Kadiatu is a 17-year-old secondary school student living in Kissy, Sierra Leone. Her biggest challenge growing up was getting an education. Since her parents only went to primary ...
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mom and baby

Prossy

Prossy grew up with two generations of women: her mother and grandmother. Her caregivers had little education and struggled to earn enough money to keep the family fed ...
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Girl in Africa

Sonia

Sonia is a 20 year old student at Ndejje University in Uganda. She grew up an orphan with six siblings, being cared for by their 86 year old ...
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African girl studying

Sara

Sara was born and raised in the Mukono district of Central Uganda. Like most in her community, the family had little expendable income, especially with eight people living ...
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Ugandan Nurse

Ruth

Ruth is a nursing student at Kisiizi Hospital School of Nursing. She was born in Uganda and is the eldest of six children. Ruth’s siblings are all significantly ...
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