Originally posted: http://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.12.1595.html
FREDERICTON (GNB) – Funding grants totaling $500,000 have been awarded to eight high schools as part of the Canada 150 High School Legacy project.
“This project is intended to inspire our young people to act on a social issue in conjunction with a non-profit organization,” said Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Kenny. “Congratulations to all of the students taking part for their passion and willingness to help others.”
Grade 9-12 students were invited to submit a proposal that addresses a community and/or provincial issue that provides an opportunity to reflect their school’s commitment, capabilities, and actions as a member of the community. The successful recipients will work with a non-profit organization to complete a project.
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