Maple Grove Man Named Bush Foundation Award Winner
Apr 05, 2018 06:28AM
The Bush Fellowship provides Fellows with up to $100,000 over 12 to 24 months to pursue learning experiences that help them develop leadership skills and attributes.
According to a release by the Bush Foundation, Dr. Saidi is a refugee from Afghanistan, who earned a doctorate in pharmacy after arriving in Minnesota, is an activist with a passion for building trust and connections between Muslin Minnesotans and the wider community.
With his Bush Fellowship, he will pursue double master’s degrees in Islamic studies and leadership.