Nortel Scholarship

Established in 1997 with contributions from Nortel, the Government of Ontario, and the University of Toronto, the Nortel Institute Undergraduate Scholarship has an approximate value of $5000, and is awarded to an outstanding undergraduate student at the University of Toronto.

The recipient of the 2016-17 scholarship is Avinash Mukkala, a student of Trinity College, Molecular Biology & Neuroscience.

TNFC Director Prof. Wai Tung Ng congratulating 2016-17 Nortel Institute Scholarship winner Avinash Mukkala.

Previous Scholarship Winners

  • Simran Dhunna: Trinity College, Molecular Genetics (2015-2016)
  • Trillium Chang: Trinity College, Pathobiology & Genetics (2014-2015)
  • Jianwei Sun: Engineering Science (2013-2014)
  • Chao Wang: Mathematics (2012-2013)
  • Seth Strimas-Mackey: Engineering Science (2011-12)
  • Ke Li: Trinity College, Computer Science (2010-11)
  • Natalie Langlois: Victoria College, Book & Media Studies and Anthropology (2009-10)
  • Jong Geol Park: Victoria College, Human Biology & Economics (2008-09)
  • S.M. Ahsanuzzaman: Electrical and Computer Engineering (2007-08)
  • Pardis Beikzadeh: Computer Science (2006-07)
  • Chloe LaBella: Fine Art & History (2005-06)
  • Da Wang: Electrical and Computer Engineering (2005-06)
  • Kun Wang: Engineering Science (2004-05)
  • Reiko Yamamoto: International Development Studies (2003-04)
  • Antonios Antonopoulos: Computer Engineering (2002-03)
  • Nickolas Lim: Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (2001-02)
  • Margaret Grant: Engineering Science (2000-01)
  • Helen Bretzke: Computer Science (1999-2000)
  • Ashwin Iyer: Electrical and Computer Engineering (1998-99)