Transformational Leadership Program - Scholarships and Partnerships

Krenare Loxhaj

Master in Womenís & Gender Studies at University of Northern Iowa

Ms. Krenare Loxhaj completed her bachelor studies at the University of Prishtina in Political Studies. During her studies, she paid special interest to gender studies as well as gender equality activism. She was awarded with a YES exchange scholarship therefore spending her high school senior year in Iowa, US. Within the framework of an internship at the Kosovar Center for Security Studies, and before she also did field research for the Kosovar Security Barometer and was an assistant researcher on the Report inquiring into the causes and consequences of Kosovo citizens’ involvement as foreign fighters in Syria and Iraq. After successfully finishing an internship at GIZ Kosovo, she was promoted to a project advisor for the migration project. Plans during her studies involve work and research towards her goals; reaching further education for a better home country upon her return. She plans on working in the policy making concerning equality and working on a better education for the next generations to come. Her hope is to bring back with her as much knowledge as possible.  

Also at University of Northern Iowa