Miss Safa was born in Kerman, Iran, on September 29, 1958. She is paralyzed from her waist down and is in a wheelchair. Nevertheless, she can propel her wheelchair with her feet. Already at the age of three, she could do certain things with her feet. From 1983 on, she received 2 years of private painting lessons, and since then she takes pleasure in her progress. She spends a few months a year with her parents in Iran.
Date of birth: 29.09.1958
Scholarship holder since: 01.09.1989