2016 BANYAN SCHOLARS
Sunpreet, who grew up in the Sikh community in Queens, attended Hillcrest High School and is now a senior at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire. He has a strong passion for social justice, debating, and public speaking. He writes for the student newspaper and participates in Model United Nations and Bhangra Dance. Sunpreet is interested in pursuing law and and wants to double major in international relations and economics. He also loves to follow and play basketball.
Muhammad, who is originally from Pakistan, graduated from the Leon M Goldstein High School. He is pursuing his passion for finance at Bentley University in Massachusetts. Muhammad has an interest in investing and also enjoys traveling and interacting with people from all different walks of life. Muhammad hopes to eventually work full-time in a finance related field and give back to the community that has helped him through the years.