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PLT Canada Photo and video contest

PLT Canada's Photo and Video Contest - enter now

Project Learning Tree Canada is launching its first ever photo and video contest! And we’re offering some amazing prizes for our winners.

Two young boys looking at a treeAre you 18-30 years old, Canadian, a permanent resident of Canada or do you have a refugee status in Canada? Enter one or both of our photo and video contest categories:

  1. Green Jobs—send us your photo or your video in your green job
  2. Youth Outdoors (people must be included)
    1. General—send us photos of yourself in the great outdoors, whether you are hiking, canoeing, trekking or simply exploring your nearest park!
    2. Diverse and Indigenous youth outdoors—this is a call to all Indigenous people, newcomers, visible minorities and people living with disability to send us photos of themselves exploring nature!
    3. Youth in urban forests—trees are a critical part of the urban structure, we are looking forward to seeing photos of yourselves with trees in your neighbourhood!

 

With 36 prizes available, there are lots of chances to win! Check out the contest rules below, and send in your best shots and clips. All submitted materials (photos and videos) will be used for promotional and marketing purposes in print and digital platforms.


Photos

Note: Participants must be 18 to 30 years old, Canadian, permanent residents of Canada or have refugee status in Canada. All photos must include young people, and all people photographed must have consented to having their photo submitted.

 


Videos

Note: Participants must be 18 to 30 years old, Canadian, permanent residents of Canada or have refugee status in Canada. All videos must include young people, and all people filmed must have consented to having a video of them submitted.

 


Prizes

Our review panel will sift through submissions and announce winners in October.

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  • Grand winner of each category/subcategory: $250 Visa gift card and PLT Canada merch (selected by PLT Canada) 
  • Three runner ups of each category/subcategory: $100 Visa gift card and PLT Canada merch (selected by PLT Canada) 
  • Popular vote: $100 Visa gift card and PLT Canada merch (12 photos, three from each category, will be posted on our Instagram account and a winner will be decided by our followers)

Videos

  • Grand winner for each category/subcategory: $400 Visa gift card and PLT Canada merch
  • Three runner ups for each category/subcategory: $250 Visa gift card and PLT Canada merch

Photo and Video Contest Review Panel

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David Folkerson

PLT Canada’s Sr. Communications Director

David is responsible for our communications and outreach, helping to bring our services, green careers, and educational resources to life.

Read his bio here.

 

Monika Gurzenski

SFI’s Marketing and Design Director

Monika directs and develops the marketing and corporate brand identity for SFI. 

Read her bio here.

 

Jennifer Byerly

PLT’s Communications and Marketing Manager

Jennifer supports both PLT and SFI’s communications and marketing efforts, with a focus in digital communications and community-building through social media.

Read her bio here.

 

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Alex Leonard

PLT Canada’s Communications Coordinator

Alex supports communications, specializing in creating engaging videos for social media, and playing a key role in our marketing and advertising campaigns.

Read his bio here.

Tresor Ishimwe

PLT Canada’s Communications Intern

Tresor supports the creation, development and promotion of media content and engagement of key audiences.

Read his bio here.

 

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Alessia Passafiume

PLT Canada’s Communications Consultant

Alessia has experience covering Indigenous peoples for the Globe and Mail, among other publications.

 

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