Kerin Mehernosh Pithawala from Navsari, India is pursuing a Bachelor of Technology degree in Computer Engineering from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies. She thrives on helping others, paying it forward and going above and beyond with every task.
She is involved in the Zoroastrian Faculty Network community by sharing opportunities for students and speaking in webinars. At the university campus, she volunteers to teach underprivileged children. Kerin curated and coordinated her University’s first Entrepreneurship Summit. She received recognition for her high contribution to the local tech community from the Microsoft Student Advocacy team.
She contributed to academic research by publishing her work in IEEE and Elsevier journals. She received a prestigious fellowship from the three Science Academies in India. She is a recipient of the Mitacs Globalink Research Internship which is awarded to top-ranked participants from over 12 countries to pursue research internship in Canada. Kerin has won prizes in Hackathon and was invited as a guest speaker in several workshops.