Awards & Scholarships: Excellence in Youth Development Award
The Excellence in Youth Development Award recognizes excellence in projects that focus on youth recognition and use a youth development model.
The award was created during the 2003 National Youth Development through Recreation Services Symposium held in Calgary.
The nominated initiative must reflect the principles of youth development (youth ages 12 to 18) and recreation, and meet the following requirements:
- The project's focus is youth recreation.
- The project is a partnership or involves a collaboration of organizations and agencies involved with youth.
- One member of the partnership is an ARPA member.
- Youth, themselves, are directly involved in the planning/decision making of the project.
Applications Currently Closed
|2014||Siksika First Nation Flood Recovery Recreation Program|
|2013||Y.E.L.L. SE Rocky View Youth Council|
|2011||Chinook Edge School Division|
|2010||Mayor’s Advisory Council on Youth (Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo)|
|2007||Red Deer Community Circus Camp|
|2006||Centre for Creative Self Expression: "Beat of Boyle Street"|
|2005||Jasper Adventure Club for Kids (JACK)|
|2004||Mayor's Youth Council, City of Calgary|