Miss Nepal US(A) 2013 participant Anuja KC hails from Bay Area , CA. 25-years-old Anuja describes herself as an ambitious, tenacious, and amiable person. She is 5 feet and 5 inches tall and weighs 110 pounds.
Anuja spends her spare time writing articles on women’s rights and empowerment, volunteering in local organizations, and fashion. She also blogs on fashion. Anujha’s interests include promoting youth leadership, learning new social media marketing tools and strategies and entrepreneurship.
If she wins Miss Nepal USA title, Anuja believes the title will give her tremendous power to speak her minds and be able to the change the society.
Anuja advocates and actively participates to support youth entrepreneurship, gender equality, women empowerment through financial literacy, sustainability and civic engagement in Nepal and USA.
Anuja was honored for scoring highest score in Economics in School Leaving Certificate Examination (SLC) 2005, Budhanilkantha School, Nepal. She was also awarded Deborah L. Natansohn Undergraduate Scholar in Entrepreneurship, 2011, Simmons College, Boston, Massachusetts. She was also awarded the ‘Top Box Award’ for excellent customer service at Wells Fargo Bank in 2012.
Anuja’s art – A Tharu woman in Terai:
Photo credits – Anuja KC