Success Stories

"Misk Fellowship community has shown their endless support from the moment I applied to volunteer in Rwanda, giving me the confidence to go towards fulfilling my dream, knowing that there is an entire army supporting me every step of the way."

Kholoud Alali
Khulood Alali

Khulood Alali

A volunteer in the health field and an alumni of Carnegie Mellon University M.S. in Biomedical Engineering and M.S. in Engineering & Technology Innovation Management

Some of the small elements aren’t simply coincidental, but rather they are your destiny and the beginning of a journey. It was a cold morning in Pittsburgh, and Khulood, at the time only 19 years old, was beginning her undergraduate studies. She was heading to a nearby coffee shop, looking for …Read More

Abdullah Almaatouq

Abdullah Almaatouq

A Computational Social Scientist 

Abdullah had a thriving educational experience. It started with attaining a bachelor’s degree from the University of Southampton in the United Kingdom, before earning a dual master’s degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), followed by a Ph.D. in Computational Science and …Read More

Abdulmohsen Albabtain

Abdulmohsen Albabtain

Co-Founder of Tamara

Abdulmohsen began his educational journey in Electrical Engineering at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, located in his hometown. He earned his bachelor’s degree with first-class honor. After his graduation, he worked at BCG consulting company, moving between Dubai and Riyadh, in …Read More

Mohanad Bahshwan

Mohanad Bahshwan

Programming Leader in Mensura Mask Innovation Team

In 2006, Mohanad’s educational journey began when he joined the King Abdullah Scholarship Program – may Allah have mercy on him – where he majored in Mechanical Engineering at Michigan State University. Then, he returned home to pursue his master’s degree at King Abdullah University …Read More

Ammar Alali

Ammar Alali

Founder of Eden GeoTech

Ammar returned home after studying abroad at the University of Houston, majoring in Geophysics. Day after day, he became crammed with many questions and ambitions. His passion for making an impact is what kept him motivated.  He started his first steps toward a professional career in the field of oil …Read More

Shaikha Aldukhail

Shaikha Aldukhail

Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Dental Sciences at Princess Nourah Bint Abdul Rahman University

Shaikha, is an intellectually curious individual with a genuine interest in learning and medical research. Her journey began by graduating from King Saud University with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery. She then joined the Department of Preventive Dental Sciences in the newly established College of …Read More