Who we're looking for to join the program:

  • youth who have a heart for justice, have the desire to see change happen in their community
  • youth who can identify a problem within their community
  • youth who choose to commit to work towards innovative solutions to the problem
  • individuals or teams of two people

Is this you?

Submission requirements

Answer the following questions in preparation for your application:

  • Tell us why you want to be a part of this program.
  • What is the issue or problem in your community?
  • In 200 words or less, tell us why you are passionate about solving this problem.
  • Who have you asked to commit to be your mentor?

In your application please include:

  • A personal reference from your mentor, who will support you throughout the school year by offering feedback and helping you reach your goals.

Issues or problems you might be passionate about...

  • Current exclusion of a particular minority/group
  • Historical harms against a particular minority/group
  • Conflict between peers
  • Bullying
  • Violence in media
  • Mental health awareness

Applications are closed for the 2019/2020 program year. 

Applications are reviewed by a panel of Kindred Credit Union Centre for Peace Advancement members.