Ottawa Field Naturalists’ Club – Youth Summit Opportunity

The OFNC Education & Publicity Committee is sponsoring 1 youth to attend Nature Ontario’s Youth Summit, in September.

What is the YOUTH SUMMIT?

It is a weekend-long gathering, bringing interested young leaders together to connect, inspire and learn from each other and experts in the fields of biodiversity and green solutions.

Local youths may apply for this $300 Grant.


  • High school student in Ottawa or Gatineau, as of Sept 2013;
  • Interested in any aspect of NATURE; and
  • Has demonstrated leadership ability.

Interested youth just need to follow the link on the OFNC’s home page, top right corner.

The link will lead the youth, and their parents to a document with all the information about the youth summit, OFNC sponsorship contest, and an application.

Select applicants will be interviewed in July or August, and a winner chosen to represent our region at the summit.

Application deadline is July 3rd, 2013.

For more information or any questions please contact