Transformational Leadership Program - Scholarships and Partnerships

Besfort Kosova

Master of International Development Policy at Duke University

Mr. Kosova completed his Bachelor of Sociology Degree at the University of Prishtina in 2012. Due to the excellent results in his studies, he was awarded two financial scholarships, one from the Municipality of Mitrovica and the other from the University of Prishtina. He has worked as a volunteer in the local NGO Community Building Mitrovica and took part in the Kosovo Summer Youth Leadership Academy, funded by the US Government. He became a member of a political party New Kosova Alliance whose goal is to champion economic prosperity for the people of Kosovo. Upon completion of his studies in the U.S., he plans to start a business in Kosovo with same-minded partners, and positively contribute for the faster development of his country.