National Democracy Challenge 2014 – Challenge Details

National Democracy Challenge

The National Democracy Challenge is now closed.

Thank you to the hundreds of young Canadians who submitted images, videos and texts answering this year’s theme: Show us why Canada should vote.

Check out our website in March 2015 to find out who won.

2014 Prizes

Your inspiring ideas can win you great prizes:

Video Category

Winner – Bursary to attend the Encounters with Canada "Politics in Canada" theme week in Ottawa, Ontario

Runner-up – 32GB Apple iPad with Smart Cover (or equivalent)

Second runner-up – $200 Best Buy gift card 

Image Category

Winner – 32GB Apple iPhone (or equivalent)

Runner-up – GoPro HD HERO3 + Waterproof High-Definition Sports and Helmet Camera (or equivalent)

Second runner-up – $200 Best Buy gift card 

Writing Category

Winner – 11-inch 128GB MacBook Air laptop (or equivalent)

Runner-up – Kobo Arc 10HD and $100 Indigo gift card (or equivalent)

Second runner-up – $200 Best Buy gift card

School Challenge (most entries)

Bursary for one student to attend the Forum for Young Canadians civic education program in Ottawa


Visit our Judges page to meet the panel of distinguished Canadians who will be reviewing this year's submissions.


Forum for Young Canadians

Encounters with Canada

Link to Elections Canada