Awarded as ”The most Creative people in Uppsala City” 2017
& winner of "#GeTillbaka" scholarship for young role models and social entrepreneurship 2017
Educated at Åsa folkhögskolas streetdance program in 2013
and has since then been working on the streetdance platform
in Uppsala. During this time she has traveled to learn more in Marocco, France, USA, Germany, performed in Palestine and
found her love for Afro-cuban dance in Cuba. She embraces
the hiphop culture and works hard to share it through Uppsala Loves Hiphop.
Mateja received Uppsala city's scholarship for culture workers 2017, for her burning desire to inspire youths to express themselves through dance and for her to develop in Afro-cuban dance.