Schulich Leaders

A Schulich Leader is one of 50 students who are selected each year by our 20 partner universities to receive $100,000 or $80,000 to pursue an undergraduate degree in STEM. In addition to this large financial award, they join an elite network and receive many ongoing benefits.

Since 2012, 320 Schulich Leaders have been awarded this prestigious STEM scholarship across Canada.

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Markus Kunej

2018
Schulich Leader

University of Toronto
Engineering
Program

High School: North Park Collegiate-Vocational School

Nominated by Liz Moruzi

Brantford, ON

What undergraduate program are you enrolled?
 
Engineering Science
 
What is your favourite inspirational quote?
 
"Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious." - Stephen Hawking
 
What is a little known fact about you?
 
I love outdoor activities, especially camping, hiking and stargazing.
 
Why do you make a great Schulich Leader?
 
I am curious of the world around me and constantly seeking out new learning experiences. Using my passion for science and technology, I can continue to innovate new solutions to societal problems, especially those found within my community.

Media Mentions:

North Park Collegiate Grad Earns Significant Scholarship

Featured in Grand Erie District School Board

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