Anton Morgunov

About Me

Hello! My name is Anton. I am an aspiring chemist who wants to decipher the mechanisms of life. I also enjoy sharing my knowledge with others because it's not the one human that pushes the boundaries of knowledge; it's the humanity that does that.

  • Age18
  • ResidenceKazakhstan
  • AddressTaldykorgan
  • InterestsChemistry|Biology|Astronomy|Traveling|DIY


Nazarbayev Intellectual School

2010-Current Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan

Focused on Chemistry and Biology
Expected graduation date: June 2018;
GPA: 5.0/5.0;
SAT: 1530/1600 (Math 800, EBRW 730);
SAT II Math2: 800, Chem: 800, BioM: 790.
TOEFL iBT: 110/120

Abay Middle School Gymnasium

2006-2010 Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan

GPA: 5.0/5.0

Honors and Awards

International Chemistry Olympiad - Gold Medal, #10/297

2017 Nakhonpathom, Thailand

International Mendeleev Chemistry Olympiad - Gold Medal, #8/120

2017 Astana, Kazakhstan

National Chemistry Olympiad - Gold Medal, Absolute Winner

2017 Pavlodar, Kazakhstan

International Chemistry Olympiad - Silver Medal

2016 Tbilisi, Georgia

International Mendeleev Chemistry Olympiad - Bronze Medal

2016 Moscow, Russia

National Chemistry Olympiad - Gold Medal, Absolute Winner

2016 Kokshetau, Kazakhstan

NIS Taldykorgan - Student of the Year

2016-2017 Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan


Co-Founder, Writer, Chief Editor, Designer

Nov 2015 - Current Science Magazine "Kvazar"

  • Founded first high school science magazine in Kazhakstan, scaled to 11800+ unique visitors on the website monthly.
  • Invited as informational partners for an 8000-strong science festival in St. Petersburg with focus on AI, VR, 3D technologies.
  • Invited as informational partners for Robotics EXPO 2017 in Moscow
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Chemistry Olympiads Teacher

May 2017 - Current Community of NIS Students "Pagodane"

  • Founded an online platform for the preparation of NIS(only) students from all over Kazakhstan, published a comprehensive preparation plan for international olympiads in collaboration with other successful olympians from Russia
  • Cumulatively achieved 312 members, 280 topics, 1405 posts, and more than 800 clicks on thank-you button
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Research Fellow - "Deregulation vs. Protectionism"

Jan - May 2017 Global Perspectives

  • Conducted secondary research and analyzed global economical issues from multilevel perspectives
  • Evaluated different sources of information using RAVEN technique, developed and executed public survey with 195 participants from 21 countries.

Chemistry Research Assistant "Natural Indicators"

Oct 2014 - June 2015 KazNU

  • Designed and executed research project on the potential role of natural alternatives of synthetic indicators in qualitative and quantitative analysis.
  • Extracted multiple compounds from plants and vegetables. Created pInd scales and compiled research report, achieved 1st place award at Costa D-Amalfi summer camp in Malaysia

Language Proficiency



Technical Skills

Website Creation

Design (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)

Other Hobbies

Event Organization


Big Tennis



Chemistry Skills

Quantitative Analysis

Qualitative Analysis

Reflux and Distillation



Get in Touch

Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan

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