Get Outside BC – Applications Due May 17


Do you live in or near the following communities: Victoria, Vancouver, Hope, Kelowna, Prince George or Kimberley?

Are you in high school?

Do you have a passion for the outdoors and getting more youth outside?

Apply for the Get Outside BC Project!

This all-expenses-paid opportunity has 4 phases:

1. JULY 13 – 17 2013: Youth Leadership Summit in Squamish

Build outdoor leadership skills, go camping, go hiking, network with 30 other youth from across B.C., meet inspiring mentors and learn about cool green jobs.

2. AUGUST – SEPTEMBER 2013: Events and Projects

Plan and organize your own outdoor event or community project.

3. OCTOBER 2013: Reunion with Leadership Summit participants

Share your successes and make plans for future events.

4. NOVEMBER 2013 – MAY 2014: Monthly meetings with your Get Outside BC Regional Group

Work together to continue to get more youth in your community outside! Applications are due May 17th!

Brought to you by BC Parks, Mountain Equipment Co-op, Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society – BC Chapter (CPAWS-BC), and Child and Nature Alliance of Canada.

For more information and to apply, go to Check out the video from last year’s project:


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here