Home Awards & Scholarships ARPA Awards Excellence in Youth Development Award
This 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.
Nominees must be current members of the Alberta Recreation & Parks Association (ARPA) and reflect the principles of youth development (youth ages 12 to 18) and recreation, and meet the following requirements:
The Alberta Recreation & Parks Association would like to acknowledge the First Nations, the Métis, and all of the people across Alberta who share a history and a deep connection with this land. We dedicate ourselves to moving forward in partnership with Indigenous communities in the spirit of reconciliation and collaboration.