2011 National Award Competition Winner
Rebia is most proud of her accomplishments in computing and technology that have helped other people. As the Chair of the Arizona Governor’s Youth Commission – Committee on Youth Homelessness, she is working on a website for youth and case managers that aggregates data about shelters and resources in her state. She is involved in the ASU Engineering Projects in Community Service and developed a solar power system for a girls’ school in Bangladesh. Rebia is a lab assistant at Barrow’s Neurological Institute, is a student ambassador at her school, and the youngest member of the American Muslim Women’s Association of Arizona. She plans to study bioengineering in college, and continue on to medical school.