The 2007 Canadian Aboriginal Writing Challenge is Underway
April 3, 2007
CALLING ALL YOUNG ABORIGINAL WRITERS!
The Ontario First Nations Young Peoples Council is encouraging First Nations youth in Ontario to participate in the 2007 Canadian Aboriginal Writing Challenge.
Win Cash Prizes, see your story published in the Beaver Magazine and meet the Governor General at a reception in Ottawa
If you are between the ages of 14-18 or 19-29, you can showcase your creativity and explore your heritage. The deadline for this year’s Aboriginal Writing Challenge is June 29, 2007.
Our Story is a national storytelling initiative to educate Canadians about the defining moments in history that have shaped this country and its Aboriginal people.
Visit www.our-story.ca or call 1-866-701-1867 for more information on how to submit a story.
The Canadian Aboriginal Writing Challenge is an initiative of the Dominion Institute and is made possible by a dedicated group of individuals and organizations including our lead sponsor Enbridge Inc. and national partners, National Literacy Secretariat, Indian and Northern Affairs and the Royal Bank of Canada. In kind partners include The Beaver: Canada’s History Magazine, Theytus Books Ltd. and Canadian Learning Television.