@rozesea, 21 – FUNDED

While you’ll generally find Filipino/Chinese-American variety streamer @rozesea playing First-Person Shooter games, that doesn’t stop this BroadcastHER Grant winner from trying anything new — she’s always looking to learn and grow!

What is your dream as a digital broadcaster?

As a woman of color, I want to represent for the community and help girls feel safe to play within the gaming community.

How will the BroadcastHER Grant from the 1,000 Dreams Fund help you reach your goals?

I will help me get close reach my future career.

What does being the recipient of the BroadcastHER Grant mean to you?

I am grateful because I am able to alleviate stress off my mother’s shoulders since she has been helping me with funding.

Women are underrepresented in gaming, broadcasting, and e-sports. What can we do to change this?

We need to continue promoting a strong support system.

What are some of the challenges you have faced along the way?

In regards to streaming, it was understanding the priority of my mental health and not letting myself be controlled by numbers like Twitch followers and views.

What advice do you have for women who want to start broadcasting?

Ask for help within the community; don’t be afraid.

How do you stay motivated and focused on your goals?

The people who support me and stick with my streams are my motivators and they make me improve as a gamer.