Mushabe Rutega

Mushabe large 14 years old, attending International School of Moshi, Tanzania. Mushabe was awarded a Beacon Scholarship in June 2018.

Mushabe is a very bright and mature student with straight A’s at his current school; he particularly enjoys Maths, Science and History. He plays table tennis, badminton, and volleyball, is a committed member of the Homework and Servant Leadership Clubs, and participated actively in his school’s Christmas Concert. He likes to take the lead when doing projects, helping fellow classmates with their homework, and highlighting to them the importance of being active and communicating more.

Mushabe's primary schooling has been in Uganda, Canada and China; despite many moves with his family, Mushabe has participated actively in the life of each new school, and has twice been voted in as House Captain. While living in Canada, he served on the student council and led a fundraising to build a well in Tanzania. He has also volunteered at Church Sunday School, organised outreach activities at an orphanage for disabled children, and visited a local school for underprivileged children in Guangzhou. 

Mushabe’s father is a diplomat and his mother invests her time in volunteering at his current school.