Zahi Khouri Fellowship Program
Program Dates: Fall 2013 – Present
The Zahi Khouri Fellowship Program provides Palestinian American students and graduates the experience of professional development in Palestine in the fields of education, youth/female empowerment and economic development based on a psychosocial and multigenerational approach. These talented and motivated Palestinian Americans to contribute to and learn from the next generation of Palestinians living in the most underprivileged areas of Nablus. Fellows work closely with TYO staff, working on a variety of projects and programs including but not limited to:
-professional competency courses at An-Najah National University
-working alongside TYO’s women entrepreneurs
This Fellowship has been established and generously funded by Mr. Zahi Khouri. Mr Khouri is a prominent business and civic leader in Palestine, the US, and beyond. He is currently the CEO of the National Beverage Company, sole distributors of Coca Cola, and Chairman of Partners for a New Beginning Palestine, established by the Aspen Institute.
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