Westmount, Quebec – 27 October 2017: Applications for the 2018 Vimy Pilgrimage Award are open until 12 November 2017.
Students can win a fully-funded week-long immersive educational program in Belgium and France to study Canada’s tremendous First World War history.
Young Canadians, aged 14-17, who demonstrate outstanding civic service through volunteer work by making positive contributions in their communities are eligible to apply for the Vimy Foundation’s annual Vimy Pilgrimage Award.
Scheduled for April 2-10, 2018, the program features interactive education and visits to significant First World War battlefields, cemeteries, and memorials, including the Canadian National Vimy Memorial.
Applicants are required to submit an essay, motivation letter, resume, and reference letter. For additional information about the Vimy Pilgrimage Award and the application process, please visit the Vimy Foundation’s website.
Apply now for this experience of a lifetime! Deadline for applications is November 12, 2017.