Prince Albert Rotary Club is sponsoring ONE grade 11 or 12 student to attend the:
Rotary Adventure in Citizenship in Ottawa
 
 
 
The Event – April 27 to May 1, 2019
An annual, unique opportunity for 200 young Canadians across the nation
  • Explore Canadian identity, shared values and the implications of the freedoms we enjoy as Canadians
  • Learn up-close about our democratic institutions
  • Appreciate the diversity of Canada
  • Understand both the privileges and responsibilities of Canadian citizenship
 
 
The Participants
  • High school students between 16-18 years old
  • Sponsored by Canadian Rotary Clubs
  • Every province and territory is represented
  • Competitive process – the Rotary Adventure in Citizenship Program is recognized for the quality and the enthusiasm of the student participants
 
What the program typically looks like
Day 1
  • Welcome/introductions
  • Motivational speaker/Keynote
  • Panel of Canadian Citizens
  • Walking tour of a National Museum
  • French Canadian dinner & music
 
Day 2
  • Tour of Centre Block
  • Meet with the Speaker of the House of Commons
  • Tour Parliament
  • Meet with Foreign and Canadian Diplomats
  • Informal Supper and talent show
 
Day 3
  • Presentations & discussions on importance of social engagement
  • Rotaract, national leaders in social justice interaction
  • Presentations on voting, human rights and peace and conflict resolution
  • Dinner and Dance
 
Day 4
  • Special session of Citizenship Ceremony & reception
  • Question & Answer Period with the Governor General at Rideau Hall
  • Farewell Luncheon with Rotarians and Host Families
  • The Billeting Experience
  • 100+ homes opened up annually for the Program
  • Host families learn about youth from across the country, leadership potential of young Canadians, and of Rotary’s efforts to advance this potential
  • Billeting relationships often extend post-Program
  • Warm hospitality = genuine gratitude
 
To learn more about the amazing program visit the:
 
For Applications: visit Prince Albert Rotary Website: Princealbertrotary.org
 
For questions: email bobtwyver@sasktel.net
Application deadline is Jan. 15, 2019You
 
Tube videos explaining the program: