Starting Jan. 4, your students can apply for the 2021 Vimy Pilgrimage Award.
The award recognizes the actions of young people who demonstrate an outstanding commitment to volunteer work through positive contributions, notable deeds or bravery that benefit their peers, school, community, province or country.
There will be 20 awards available. The awards consist of a fully funded, week-long educational program for one to Belgium and France to study Canada’s First World War effort. The itinerary includes museum, cemetery, historic site and battlefield visits.
More information can be found at vimyfoundation.ca.
The application deadline is Feb. 15.