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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Emily Cross

2018
Schulich Leader

University of British Columbia
Science
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High School: Hammarskjold H. S.

Nominated by Sharon Campbell

Thunder Bay, ON

What undergraduate program are you enrolled?
 
Science
 
What is your favourite inspirational quote?
 
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams" - Eleanor Roosevelt 
 
What is a little known fact about you?
 
I love fishing and curling!
 
Why do you make a great Schulich Leader?
 
Through my advocacy, mentorship, and research, I have demonstrated strong leadership, and innovation. I strive to empower my peers and make a difference in the world through scientific research and advocating about social issues.
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