National Democracy Challenge 2015

Entry Form

To enter the National Democracy Challenge, please complete and submit the form below.

Before doing so, read the Challenge Rules. You must submit a creative work that reflects our theme: "Show Canadians how to get ready to vote."

The Challenge is open from August 17, 2015 to 11:59 pm ET on November 9, 2015

For more information, contact us.

Unless otherwise specified, all fields are mandatory.

Personal Information



  • Tip: Full name of the author of the creative work. An entry to the Challenge can be submitted by only one individual.

  • Tip: To participate, you must be between the ages of 14 and 17.






  • Tip: A phone number where you can be reached during the day, including your area code (000-000-0000).


Entry information



  • Tip: Please select the category in which you are submitting your entry. You can only submit one entry.
  • Video
    Please select one of the following options:





    OR


    Tip: Please note that you must have or create an account with YouTube to post your video on their site and you must make it public in order for us to see it.

  • Enter your text in the box below (maximum of 1,000 words).
  • Image

Short Survey

Thank you for taking the time to complete this optional survey before submitting your entry.

The purpose of the survey is to provide feedback to us on the National Democracy Challenge.
Survey answers will be completely confidential.

Please indicate to what extent you agree or disagree with the following statements.

1. Participation in the National Democracy Challenge

  • A. Made me more interested in the 2015 federal election.
  • B. Taught me more about elections in Canada.
  • C. Gave me a chance to talk to others about the 2015 federal election.
  • D. Inspired me to become involved in the 2015 federal election.
  • E. Encouraged me to help Canadians get ready to vote.
  • F. Increased my appreciation of the importance of democracy.

2. Do you think you will vote when you turn 18?

Challenge Rules

Click here to read the Challenge Rules. Since you have not reached the age of majority in your province or territory of residence, your parent or legal guardian must read and agree with the Challenge Rules.


If you do not agree with the Challenge Rules, please cancel your entry.





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