Youth Competition 2016

Name Your Hero 2016

“Name your Hero” – Winning Essays

First Prize

Omar Ghara
Al-Qasemi Junior High School, baqa al gharbiyye
“Hello World – Dennis Ritchie”

Liz Nagosa
“Schakim” Multidisciplinary High School, Nahariya 
“Hummingbird – Wangari Maathai”

Naveh Porat
The Hartman High School for Boys, Jerusalem
“Hatred Kills, Love never dies – Izzeldin Abuelaish”

 

Second Prize

Tomer Goldgraber
The Hebrew Reali School in Haifa
“This is it – Boyan Slat”

Benjamin Cohen Jacobs
Multidisciplinary School for Sciences and Arts, Nahariya
“Childhood Image – Meera Mahadevan, “Mobile” Crèch”

Ayala Lusky
Hakfar Hayarok, Levy Eshkol Experimental Youth Village, Ramat Hasharon
“Binary Soul – Grace Hopper (GHC Organization)”

Nawras Morshed
Kabul High School, Kabul
“Role Model – Prof. Ashraf Barik”

Daniel Nabel
Mekif Zayin High School, Ashdod
“Hand in hand, All along the way – WIZO Shelter for battered women”

Noam Shlomai
Ulpanat Bnei Akiva “Orot Modiin”
“And perhaps the day will come and we will become equal – Karine Elharrar

 

Third Prize

Keshat Eisen
Golda Meir High School, Nes Tziona
“A sign of change – Organization for supervision on education of hearing impaired students”

Dima Dabour
Mekif Junior High School, Beit Jann
“Bnai Zion Medical Center”

Shay Elkayam
Galil Maaravi Regional High School
“What will happen to her? – Adi Keissar”

Yahel Ben Artzi
The Ruth Z. Korman Pelech School for Girls, Kiryat Ekron
“Underlying all of the great things is a women – Dona Gracia”

Shahd Jbara
Al-Salam Junior High School, Taybeh
“Everything was done in good spirit – Kulanana Organization”

Shanee Hershkovits
Ahad HaAm High School, Petach Tikva
“The Algorithm that will solve the hunger – NRGene”

Lihi Hayon
Ahad HaAm High School, Petach Tikva
“Laughter – Smile Train”

Idan Cohen
Ahad HaAm High School, Petach Tikva
“Yazidi Women Holocaust – Amina Said Hassan”

Mika Labin
Leo Baeck Education Center, Haifa
Far Away sister – Myzel Segdal”

Noee Pinkas
Hakfar Hayarok, Levy Eshkol Experimental Youth Village, Ramat Hasharon
“Thanks to the faith in humanity – Rafael Eitan, Ha’Shomer Base”

Itamar Friedman
Leo Baeck Education Center, Haifa
“We think too much and feel too little – Charlie Chaplin”

Michal Shmagin
Mekif Amit Religious High School, Beer Sheva
“He who saves one life, saves a whole world – Alexander Fleming”

Nofar Mozes
Mekif Zayin High School, Ashdod
“The myths shatter – Roni Zuckerman”

Tal Salfati
Hakfar Hayarok, Levy Eshkol Experimental Youth Village, Ramat Hasharon
“The sky is the limit – Mae Jemison

Prize-winning school

Mekif Junior High School, Beit Jann