Applications and nominations will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on April 30, 2020
The Calgary Aboriginal Urban Affairs Committee (CAUAC) Youth Achievement Award annually recognizes Indigenous youth who:
- Are leaders in their community and among their peers
- Display a strong commitment to achieving their educational goals
- Support and encourage others to pursue their education
- Encourage and participate in cross-cultural activities involving Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal communities
The award is open to all Indigenous youth, including status and non-status First Nations, Métis and Inuit.
Nominees must be between the ages of 14-24, attending junior or senior high school, or a post-secondary institution. As well, nominees must be living within Calgary city limits or attending a Calgary school. The award recipient will be given the opportunity to represent Indigenous youth as a member of the Calgary Aboriginal Urban Affairs Committee.
Find more details on the Youth Achievement Award here