HMC is now accepting applications from youth in grades 9 to 12 that have displayed exceptional leadership skills in their community. Youth applying for the award should have demonstrated leadership in one or more of the following areas: Human Rights, Diversity, Culture, Social Justice, Community Development, Anti-Discrimination, Inclusion or Equity. Applicants need to include a creative piece such as: artwork, an essay, poetry, a short story or a video presentation that is related to the work they’ve done in their school or community. In recognition of their achievements, the winner will receive a $500 prize and be honoured at HMC’s annual Gala in April 2015.
This year’s application deadline is Friday February 27th, 2015.
Please download the application here.