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The Alberta Aboriginal Youth Achievement Awards is once again looking for the best and brightest Alberta Métis, First Nations and Inuit youth. Nominate an outstanding young achiever in any one of six (6) junior or six (6) senior award categories. Winners will be announced September 23, 2011, at the Francis Winspear Centre in Edmonton.
(re-posted from http://www.nationtalk.ca/modules/news/article.php?storyid=41893)
The SaskTel Aboriginal Youth Awards of Excellence are a celebration of achievement by Saskatchewan Aboriginal youth in ten categories:
1. Outstanding Achievement
5. Community Service
7. Sports and Recreation
8. Fine Art/Performing Arts
For more information on what is required in each of the categories, please see the website here.
Nominations for these awards are open to any youth who...
Anyone can nominate a youth (except parents). But, each nomination must be supported by two references: community leader, educator or elder, not related to the youth. Also, youths can only be nominated in one category.
To nominate someone you must send in:
Note: All documents or pictures submitted will become property of the Wicihitowin Foundation and will not be returned. All documents or pictures must be submitted together at one time.
Mail, fax, or e-mail everything to:
SaskTel Aboriginal Youth Awards of Excellence
Deadline for application is Midnight, April 8, 2011
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