Do you know a student who would like to participate
in the Ontario Nature Youth Summit?
The Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists (MVFN) will sponsor two students to attend the upcoming Ontario Nature Youth Summit, September 25-26, 2021. The sponsorship includes the registration fee ($195/ student). For details see MVFN website.
What is it?
The Youth Summit, organized by Ontario Nature, brings together about 100 students in grades 9-12 (Sept. 2021) from across Ontario. It is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the variety of life in our province and explore positive solutions to conservation and environmental issues. For 2021, Ontario Nature will offer a unique cross-cultural virtual event planned and run by Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth leaders from across Ontario. For more details on the youth summit go to the Ontario Nature web page .
Who is eligible to apply?
High school students (grade 9-12 as of September 2021) in Lanark County and region interested in the natural world.
Complete the application online. Candidates may be called for a short interview with MVFN members.
Application Deadline June 18, 2021.
For further information please contact, MVFN board member T. Kuiper