National Youth Panel

The National Youth Panel is brought forth in an effort to showcase Indigenous youth. Each year Cando selects six Indigenous youth participants to form the National Youth Panel, a signature event at the Annual National Conference to be held virtually this year. The selections for the National Youth Panel are based on their strengths, initiatives, accomplishments, entrepreneurial spirit, and participation within their communities.


  • Must have not been part of the youth panel before
  • Must be between 18-30 years of age
  • Must be of Indigenous descent (Inuit, Métis, First Nation)
Selected 2022 Youth Panelists will Enjoy:
  • Recognition for their achievements during the Conference, on Cando's website and in Cando's Connect Magazine
  • All paid trip to Whitecap Dakota and a complimentary conference registration
  • Networking with Indigenous leaders and peers

Download NYP Nomination Form here

Deadline: January 31, 2022