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We are pleased to announce we will be running a contest for Indigenous students, focusing on heroes from the Siksika Nation in Alberta.

The Siksika Student Contest entry deadline has been EXTENDED TO April 26

Write About Your Hero!

These individuals, important to Siksika Nation history ,  can be selected as subjects for the 2018 student essay (grades 7-9):

  • Chief Crowfoot
  • Teddy Yellow Fly
  • Chief Red Crow
  • Clifford Many Guns
  • Beatrice Poor Eagle
  • Chief Pretty Young Man Senior
  • Lila Healy
  • Tom Three Persons
  • Mark Wolfleg Senior
  • Evelyn Eagle Speaker
  • Margaret Bad Boy
  • OR an elder or chief of your choice

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Win Great Prizes

Grades 7-9 Essay Contest

First Prize: $300 certificate to Chinook Centre, a medal and certificate in recognition of your achievement
Second Prize: $200certificate to Apple Store, a medal and certificate in recognition of your achievement
Third Prize: $150 certificate to Best Buy, a medal and certificate in recognition of your achievement
Fourth Prize: $75 certificate to Best Buy, a medal and certificate in recognition of your achievement

All entrants will be recognized at a ceremony to be held in June.

Prize for Teachers

$200 Chapters Indigo gift certificate for the teacher of each winning student