Faiza M. Abuhamdeh
Faiza is a junior at Cleveland State University where she will complete her master’s degree in occupational therapy. She attended Cuyahoga Community College for her undergraduate studies in health sciences and pre-occupational therapy. Faiza graduated from Strongsville High School where she was a member of Rho Kappa Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta Honor Society, D.A.R.E (which helps educate children on drug and alcohol awareness), and participated in a DECA program for business. She currently volunteers with Metro Health Hospital alongside occupational therapists.
What Does it Mean to You to Receive The MIR Foundation Scholarship?
“Receiving the MIRF Scholarship is very meaningful to me, because it is a great honor knowing that my hard work is paying off. It motivates me to keep pushing towards my degree, knowing that I can pursue my passion. This scholarship can help me pay for extra college expenses, so nothing can get in the way of my education. Thank you, MIRF, for choosing me as a recipient.”