Updates From Community Partners

  • You’re invited to participate in a Canada-wide open innovation challenge focused on reimagining learning and education in our communities. The challenge is being facilitated by Sheridan College and is open to anyone interested in lending their voice, ideas and solutions to tackle pressing issues in education through an inclusive and collaborative process. What’s more, there’s $60,000 in prizes available to be won throughout the challenge. Getting involved is easy – visit challenge.sheridancollege.ca to learn more. 

  • Ryerson DMZ CanHack 2021 is a free cybersecurity competition for high school students with more than $16,000 in prizes! Click here to sign up with Brampton Library

  • Sheridan College EDGE’s Social Impact Catalyst powered by RBC Future Launch supports youth entrepreneurs with mentorship, expertise and funding as they develop solutions to community challenges. Click here for details.

  • Canada’s Walk of Fame Community Hero Program is an annual program that honours an extraordinary young Canadian (under 30) who is making a difference within their community. The winner will receive a $10,000 donation to a charity of their choice and two tickets to the 2021 Canada’s Walk of Fame Awards and Gala, including the Red Carpet. Details.

  • Through the Premier's Council on Equality of Opportunity, the Province is gathering feedback on the Black Youth Action Plan from individuals and organizations in Ontario's Black communities.

  • Rogers: Connecting students of low income families for success with affordable internet connections.

  • Telus Mobility for Good Program: A partnership between TELUS and the Children's Aid Foundation of Canada, it offers eligible young people from foster care with a free phone and two-year data plan at no cost.