Awards, Features,
and Continued Professional Development (CPD)

17–22 July 2022
British Centre for Literary Translation, University of East Anglia (in partnership with the National Centre for Writing), United Kingdom
Received a full tuition fee sponsored by the Sheikh Zayed Book Award to take part in the International Literary Translation and Creative Writing Summer School (the Arabic workshop strand).

Qatar National Library (in partnership with the Centre for Manuscript Studies at Fatih Sultan Mehmed Waqf University)

Attended “Manuscript Studies: Disciplines and Approaches,” part of their Manuscript Studies Lecture Series.

National Centre for Writing, United Kingdom
Completed a six-month mentorship with NCW as part of their 2022 Emerging Literary Translators programme

Leeds City Council, United Kingdom
Received an award in appreciation of due efforts as a volunteer Covid-19 Crisis Arabic Translator from March 2020 to September 2020 with Migration Yorkshire's Migrant Info Hub, co-founded by the European Union Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund.

University of Sussex, United Kingdom
Awarded the Chancellor’s Postgraduate International Scholarship.

11-13 November 2014
Cairo University, Egypt
Attended "The 12th International Symposium on Comparative Literature: Literature and Language of Resistance."

​27–28 April 2014
Cairo University (in partnership with the University of Manchester), Egypt
Participated in "The Workshop on the Cultural Politics of Translation."

April 2012
October 6 University, Egypt
Received a Certificate of Appreciation for Academic Excellence, awarded by the Faculty of Languages and Translation.

​2010/11, 2011/12
October 6 University, Egypt
Received the Chancellor's Academic Excellence Award for two academic years in a row.

Events & Features