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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Where our Schulich Leaders come from

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Angelica Paynter

2018
Schulich Leader

University of Ottawa
Engineering
Program

High School: North Grenville District High School

Nominated by Shari Mitchell

Kemptville, ON

What undergraduate program are you enrolled?
 
Software Engineering
 
What is your favourite inspirational quote?
 
"You miss 100% of the shots you don't take." - Wayne Gretzky
 
What is a little known fact about you?
 
I enjoy kayaking and camping.
 
Why do you make a great Schulich Leader?
 
I try to be the best leader I can be and aim to constantly improve myself. When I lead, I listen to my teammates and work with them. I am adaptable and will rework my plan to account for new problems. Also, I am thorough when I work to understand the problem and how to solve it. 

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