Apply to Participate in a National Youth Forum on Parliament Hill — June 7, 2018

Apply to Participate in a National Youth Forum on Parliament Hill!

June 7, 2018

OTTAWA – Jim Eglinski, Member of Parliament for Yellowhead, is pleased to invite young residents in the riding to apply to participate in a national youth forum on Parliament Hill.

The program has been active for more than 40 years and is hosted by Forum for Young Canadians, an organization that engages young Canadians and educates them on the role and function of the three levels of democratic government in Canada.

Students aged 15-19 are eligible to participate in the program, which will run on following dates:

  • October 21-26, 2018
  • February 3-8, 2019
  • March 17-22, 2019

As part of the program, students will visit the Senate, House of Commons, and the Speakers of each chamber as well as the Clerks and Pages. They will also have breakfast with Senators and attend a reception with Members of Parliament.

The deadline to apply is September 17, 2018.

“I urge any youth in my riding with a passion for politics and public service to apply,” concluded MP Eglinski.

For more information and to apply, visit: http://forum.ca/the-program/for-students/?lang=en

 

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