>Applications are closed!<
All selected delegates have now been contacted.
The Economic Development Youth Summit is designed for First Nations, Métis, Inuit and non-Indigenous Youth from across Canada within the age group of 18-30 years old.
The Summit will promote the field of Community Economic Development and
the role of the Economic Development Officer to youth.
Tremendous need for increased capacity building in economic development in Indigenous communities throughout Canada.
Seeking input of youth in Indigenous community economic development priorities and solutions.
Promote economic development as a career choice for youth and showcase the positive impact Indigenous EDOs
can have on communities.
There is no registration fee and Cando will cover the travel, accommodation, and meal costs for each selected delegate.
Applications are now closed!
Selected youth delegates have now been contacted.
Fill in registration form and send to Danielle.Stanley@edo.ca and include short essay:
500-1000 words describing why you are a interested in Economic Development and how it may benefit your career and community. Include experience, awards, and accomplishments.
The application deadline is May 31, selected applicants will be notified within 2 weeks after.
Once you are selected, the travel and accommodation will be covered for you to attend the Summit. This includes either mileage (refer to travel expense policy in the downloads) or airfare.
Both accommodation and airfare must be booked through Danielle Stanley by June 12, 2018.
After you are selected, you will need to send photo ID (status card/Gov’t ID).
Please note: your accommodations will be covered only at theY River Cree Resort, other accommodations will not be reimbursed and will be ineligible.
Accommodations cannot be claimed on your expense claim (no exceptions). A confirmation number will be emailed to you following your registration.
You must have a credit card available upon check-in and contact Danielle Stanley if you have any questions or concerns.
Travel will need to be booked by contacting Danielle Stanley – firstname.lastname@example.org
Please book your travel after you have been selected, to ensure the best rate available.