LSF's Jack Layton Award for Youth Action in Sustainability

About the LSF Jack Layton Award 

Learning for a Sustainable Future (LSF) established the LSF Jack Layton Award for Youth Action in Sustainability to honour Jack Layton’s passion for optimism and hope in creating a more sustainable future.

The Winning class receives $500, and Runner-Ups receive $250 towards a sustainability-related action project. We are now accepting applications for 2016/2017.

Criteria 

  • Students must be enrolled in kindergarten through grade 12 at a Canadian school during the 2016-2017 school year
  • Students must have implemented a school/community-based sustainability action project during the 2016-2017 school year that demonstrates creative energy, responsible citizenship and innovative action
  • The application must include multimedia that captures the spirit of the action-based project. The multimedia presentation could be any of the following forms: video, slideshow with voice over, animated visual with voice, etc. Submissions should not exceed 3 minutes
  • Project must be posted on the Our Canada Project (OCP) website (www.ourcanadaproject.ca). You must provide the URL to your post, as well as its title.

 Apply for the LSF Jack Layton Award for Youth Action in Sustainability or nominate a class for the Award by May 19, 2017:

View past winners: 

For more information please contact:
Joanne Huy
joanne@lsf-lst.ca  
1 877 250 8202

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