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National Aboriginal Role Model Program - Nomination Call 2007-2008

National Aboriginal Role Model Program - Nomination Call 2007-2008

Posted: 2007-03-26

The National Aboriginal Health Organization (NAHO) is pleased to announce a "Nomination Call for 2007" for Canada's top Aboriginal youth role models.

The National Aboriginal Role Model Program celebrates the accomplishments of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis youth aged 13 to 30. "Lead Your Way!" inspires Aboriginal youth to strive to reach their goals.

Each year 12 Aboriginal role models, who were nominated by their peers, are selected for their achievements, leadership and innovation. Throughout the year, the role models will visit First Nations, Inuit, and Métis communities to share their stories with other Aboriginal youth.

What: Lead Your Way! the National Aboriginal Role Model Program provides an opportunity for Aboriginal youth to be recognized for their achievements, leadership and innovation. Role models may be First Nations, Inuit or Métis youth between the ages of 13 and 30 years old.

Who: Aboriginal youth (between the ages of 13 and 30 years old) can nominate their role model by filling out the nomination form. The nomination form has various attributes that fit your role model.

When: Nominations will close on Monday, April 2, 2007.

How: You can nominate an Aboriginal youth for Lead Your Way! by completing a nomination form. Please download one of the following nomination forms:

  1. Nomination Form (MS Word Document)
  2. Nomination Form (PDF)
  3. Online Nomination Form

For more information, please contact the National Aboriginal Role Model Program at:

Telephone: (613) 237-9462 ext. 548

Toll-free: 1-(877)-602-4445 ext. 548

Email: leadyourway@naho.ca

Website: www.naho.ca/rolemodel