Amy Migunda

Amy Migunda Large118 years old, attending the University of Cambridge, UK. Amy was awarded a Beacon Scholarship for university in May 2020, and held a Beacon Schools Scholarship from 2016 to 2019.

Amy is studying towards a BA in Natural Sciences at Trinity College, having achieved A*A*A* in Maths, Chemistry and Biology. She attended St Andrew’s School, Turi.

She was cross-country team captain and a member of the swimming team. She also took part in public speaking events. Amy volunteered to help the Round Square Committee with various school and house events. Her short story was published in a collection – Whispers from the River, which she helped launch and promote. She plays the guitar and was leader of the service group in the Turi Leadership Award Scheme.

Amy helped her peers with a Chemistry lunchtime club, ran sessions for younger students to develop psycho-social skills, and taught drama to children in an underprivileged school.

Beacon Workshop Participation

Amy's 2020 Summer Beacon Citizenship Project was on the effects of Covid-19 on the healthcare system during and after the pandemic at Sagam Community Hospital in Siaya.

 

In Leadership Workshops, Amy is committed, kind to others and ensures work is done as expected.