Faraaz Godil

Bio/Description

Faraaz Godil‘24, from Sacramento, California, is concentrating in the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs and is pursuing certificates in Spanish and Latin American Studies. A 2023 Dean’s Scholar in the Nation’s Service, his interests include international development, violence and security, and their intersections with migration. During summer 2022, Faraaz was an Oscar S. Straus II Fellow in Criminal Justice, working in the Immigrant Protection Unit at New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG). As an intern at a legal aid organization, Faraaz assisted attorneys on a variety of cases, including asylum claims, deportation defenses, and adjustment of status cases. During summer 2021, Faraaz worked with The Resource Foundation, a nonprofit organization that seeks to connect charitable donations from foundations to local organizations across the Americas. On campus, he is President of Muslim Advocates for Social Justice (MASJID) and is involved with a variety of campus groups including Princeton University Nonprofit Consulting, Service Focus, and Naacho Dance Company