Applications for the 2020-2021 Imagine NB Youth Delegation are currently open! Interested candidates need to send their applications in by September 25, 2020.
On September 25th, 2020, shortlisted candidates will receive invitations to interviews with our Advisory Committee Members. Interviews will take place virtually from September 28th to October 2nd, 2020.
The list of selected Imagine NB Youth Delegates for 2020-2021 will be published on October 2nd, 2020.
At NBMC, we are all different. That is one of our biggest strengths; it enables us to continue #GrowingTogether. We are looking to create an inclusive cohort representing diverse walks of life in New Brunswick, including but not limited to: gender identity, immigration journeys, language, geography, and ethnicity. Below are the eligibility requirements:
Your Candidate Profile is the personalized component of the application process. Here you have the opportunity to show us your creativity, interests, passions, skills, and have fun! The Candidate Profile component has two tasks:
Any person in New Brunswick may nominate an eligible youth for the Imagine NB Program. Youth who are nominated do not need to submit a reference letter, unless they are nominated by their immediate family members (i.e. parents/guardians).
Please note that nominated youth still need to complete the application form and candidate profile.
You are creative!
You love to think outside the box and come up with innovative ideas. You want to expose yourself to new experiences, new cultures, new languages, and states of mind. You question the nature of things and engage in thinking how to improve them.
You have a desire to get out there and make a difference to positively impact others around you. You are passionate about being involved around school and your broader community to form long lasting relationships and friendships.
You are a team player! You model and inspire team work, support and unity. You understand that everyone has their own opinion and encourage everyone to share their voice. You help to foster a space where other individuals feel respected, listened to, and included.
You have demonstrated initiative in driving change or responding to change either in your extracurricular club, classrooms, student council, community project. You recognize situations or needs in your community and have potential to respond to them and to think about how they can impact your career, family members, and others.
You are aware of the world around you and the issues that face it. You take advantage of opportunities presented to you to grow and develop as a young global citizen with peers from different walks of life.
You think critically about topics by actively listening, participating, and communicating your ideas and opinions to others.