Apply to Sit on Prime Minister’s Youth Council – September 1, 2016


 September 1, 2016

OTTAWA – Jim Eglinski, Member of Parliament for Yellowhead, is pleased to extend an invitation to young residents of the riding to apply to sit on the Prime Minister’s Youth Council.

The Council will advise the Prime Minister on national issues such as employment, access to education, building stronger communities, climate change and clean growth. The Council will meet multiple times a year.

If you are aged 16 to 24, you are eligible to apply to become one of the Youth Council members.

You have until October 7 to submit an application to join the second wave of members who will meet with the inaugural members and the Prime Minister in 2017.

“This is a unique opportunity for youth in our Yellowhead riding to directly voice the concerns of young people to the government and advocate on behalf of residents in the area,” stated MP Eglinski. “I urge any youth in my riding with a passion for public service to apply,” concluded MP Eglinski.

For more information on this process, please visit

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