Contests & Awards
Winners of various Heritage Fairs Programs such as Design & Story Contest, and Young Citizens Program.
There are also many sponsored awards that are given out at the regional Heritage Fairs across the province.
Ambassador Award Program
To be considered for the Ambassador Program, students must not have been awarded previously, they will have completed their Heritage Fair project on Newfoundland and Labrador’s role in World War I, only students attending public school in NL in grades 7 to level III will be considered. 19 outstanding projects will be selected at Regional Heritage Fairs across the province. Students selected for the Award will visit Beaumont-Hamel for the annual July 1st ceremony, visit significant European sites where the Royal Newfoundland Regiment fought and spend time in the five communities that are home to the bronze caribou monuments, the official memorial to the Regiment. Travel will take place from June 27th to July 4th, 2018.
*NOTE - All chaperones for 2018 travel to Europe have been selected. Thank you for your interest.
A joint initiative of the Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Department of Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation under the Honour 100 program and the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
2018 Design and Story Contest
As a kickoff to the Heritage Fairs, students are invited to enter the Design and Story Contest. Two winning Design and Story submission will be chosen from each region, with a cash prize of $50 award to one student in each age division (Grades 4-8 and Grade 9-12). One overall provincial winner will receive $200 and their winning design will be featured on the official 2018 Heritage Fair t-shirt.