Get Involved

The National Youth Council seeks to have diverse youth representation from all across Canada. Whether you're from Toronto or from a small town in the Yukon, the council would love to hear from you! The National Youth Council meets monthly via teleconference and has one or two in-person meetings annually. Between meetings, council members are actively engaged in their roles and projects in a team environment, promoting collaboration, communications, and leadership.

How to App​ly

Email us and tell us why you would like to be a member of the National Youth Council and share how you would bring value to the team!  Please attach your resume and two Letters of Reference to your application.

Email your application package to The National Youth Council requires a complete application package from interested candidates for consideration.

What to Expect Post Submission​

The National Youth Council Co-Chair or a representative from the Selections Committee will connect with you via phone and/or email to confirm that your application has been received and will be reviewed. After this initial conversation, you may be invited as an observer for one of our council meetings.

At the end of the council meeting that you may have been invited to join, you will be excused for a brief period of time. During this time the members of council will discuss your application and participation and will vote on your membership status. If you are accepted on to the council, you will be informed as soon as possible.