Dua Asim

Class of: 2016
School: Henderson High School
Scholarship Partner: Aurecon Group
Each weekend, Dua volunteers at a women only swimming programme, teaching water confidence and basic swimming techniques. It's her way of giving back to her community and supporting those who need extra help.

She is also a community youth mentor and volunteers each year at Auckland's Eid Day Festival.

Dua is a high achiever academically, setting herself specific goals and striving to achieve them. She came first in maths and shares her knowledge by tutoring other students. She would like to study engineering at the University of Auckland.