Winners’ gallery 2016

Using their creativity and imagination, youth from all across Canada took up the challenge to explore Canada's history, culture, and identity and to discover what makes this country a truly special place. See what makes the winners of the 2016 Canada Day Challenge proud to be Canadian through art, photography and creative writing.

Draw it!

Poster created by Rachel Shen, national winner in the Draw it! Category

National Winner
Rachel Shen
Markham, Ontario
14 years old

Poster created by Micah Sammurtok, finalist in the Draw it! Category

Finalist
Micah Sammurtok
Whale Cove, Nunavut
15 years old

Poster created by Grace Du, finalist in the Draw it! Category

Finalist
Grace Du
Vancouver, British Columbia
13 years old

Snap it!

Photo taken by Florence Emmanuelle Parent National winner in the Snap it! Category

National Winner
Florence Emmanuelle Parent
Rosemère, Quebec
9 years old

Photo taken by Santana Schmidt finalist in the Snap it! Category

Finalist
Santana Schmidt
Carbon, Alberta
15 years old

Photo taken by Rebecca Stoesz finalist in the Snap it! Category

Finalist
Rebecca Stoesz
Winnipeg, Manitoba
12 years old

Write it!

National Winner
Adele Beaudoin
Innisfail, Alberta
15 years old

Finalist
Helen Luo
Richmond, British Columbia
17 years old

Finalist
Claire Neufeld
Winnipeg, Manitoba
15 years old

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