At the University of Manitoba, an Emerging Leader is any current full-time or part-time University of Manitoba undergraduate or graduate student with a minimum 2.5 sessional GPA, in any faculty, school or program, that:

  • Supports the University's educational mission by contributing to the social, cultural or economic well-being of communities on and/or off campus
  • Encourages cross-cultural understanding
  • Demonstrates sustained leadership and initiative that is worthy of recognition

Thank you for your interest in the Emerging Leader Award. The 2020 Emerging Leader Award application is now closed. Applicants will be notified of the status of their application by June 13, 2020.

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2020 Emerging leaders

Congratulations to our 2020 emerging leader award recipients!

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