Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Does this program cost money?
A: Nope! It’s 100% free
Q: What are the requirements?
A: Our program supports youth ages 15-18. Participants should also have an electronic, internet-enabled device to access courses, zoom, etc. Course-specific requirements do exist, so make sure to check on their individual pages for more information!
Q: When are applications open?
A: Applications open on July 15th, 2020
Q: When do applications close?
Applications will close in early August
Q: How do I apply?
You can apply through Eventbrite here
Q: Are there any in-person activities?
A: To ensure safety, no in-person activities are offered by our program.
Q: Do I need to live in Canada to attend?
A: Participants can live anywhere!
What programs are available?
A: We offer three Courses:
Journalism as Social Change
Design in Action
Placemaking Through Art.
Journalism as Social Change is mandatory. Participants may then choose between Design in Action and Placemaking Through Art.
Q: what will a day in this program look like?
A: Instructors will post lessons, readings, and activities for their streams on Canvas. During the program, there will be seven live sessions for team building, leadership training, and communication with instructors.