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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.

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