The Four Host First Nations, along with VANOC and its partners, are hosting the 2010 Vancouver Indigenous Youth Gathering, during the period of January 30 – February 14, 2010 in Vancouver.
Applicants must be between the ages of 19 – 29, be drug and tobacco free, leaders in their community, willing to live in dorm-style accommodations and be of First Nations, Inuit or Métis ancestry. All travel, accommodations and meals during this period are funded by the Four Host First Nations, VANOC and its partners and provincial/territorial and federal governments.
For more information download:
the introductory letter
from Shawn Atleo, AFN National Chief and Tewanee Joseph, FHFN CEO
the application form
All youth are encouraged to apply. Deadline is September 30, 2009