Waiswa Salim

Educational Scholarship

Place: Uganda


Waiswa (pronounced Y-swa) is a six year old boy from Uganda's Busoga District. He lives in a practicing Muslim home with his four siblings, mother, father, grandmother, grandfather, and two nephews. That is a full house even for Uganda!

Waiswa enjoys playing soccer, washing dishes, babysitting his mother's new baby, and coloring. Waiswa loves the color red and the subject of writing. Waiswa dreams of becoming a taxi driver when he grows up.