A photo of students inside the Chamber of Commons having a meeting.

Would you like to contribute to the future of your community and your country? Are you interested in learning more about the decision-making process in Canada? Do you want to connect and create meaningful networks with others from across Canada who share interests and passions similar to yours? Join the Forum for Young Canadians community!

For more than 45 years, Forum for Young Canadians (Forum) has been a uniting force, bringing young people together to deepen their understanding of Canada and learn from one another while growing their confidence and commitment towards democracy and civic engagement.

Opportunities for Canadian students

Through its year-round programming, Forum provides interactive and experiential learning spaces for Canadian students 14 to 18 years to:

Unique spaces for youth

The following four key components make up Forum’s programming focus, offering unique spaces for youth to learn and interact: