McMaster University - Integrated Science, Expected Graduation Year - 2013
Prateek Gupta incorporates the motto “live each day to the fullest” into every aspect of his life. As a second-year student of the ‘Honours Integrated Science’ program at McMaster University, Prateek explores the applications of various scientific disciplines. Coupled with his NSERC-sponsored research in glacial sedimentology, Prateek strives to make a real-world impact. Also passionate about education and politics, Prateek is creating video-conferencing based outreach programs and conducting pedagogical research for the ‘Scientists in School’ organization. By developing his creative abilities and entrepreneurial spirit from the Next 36, Prateek hopes to become a leader and innovator in the scientific world.