SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT! SXTA Bursary/Essay Competition 2019

“What does self-government mean to me and to my community?”

Write a 900-1200 word essay to win $1000

Deadline for essays: September 13, 2019

CONTACT OUTREACH FOR THE RULES

The competition is open to SXTA members from one of our six communities aged 17 to 25. The applicant is not required to be university of college-bound; the scholarship money can be used for any type of advanced education. Previous winners and the immediate families of SXTA staff are not eligible to participate.

SXTA Communities:
Áthelets/ Aitchelitz
Leq’á:mel
Sq’ewá:lxw/Skawahlook
Sq’ewqéyl/Skowkale
Ch’iyáqtel/Tzeachten
Yeqwyeqwí:ws/Yakweakwioose

Youth Gathering

Join us for a weekend of fun and learning about leadership and governance. We want our youth (ages 15-25) to engage in and provide input into Community Wellness, Governance, Land Use Planning, Fishing and Careers and more. The SXTA Youth Gathering 2019 will be held on April 12, 13 and 14 at the Sto:lo Coqualeezta Grounds. Youth will stay overnight in a supervised environment and meals will be provided.

Win a laptop or an iPad. Play Slahal and camp out! Run for National Leader and Vote!

Transportation available upon request. All youth must be pre-registered by April 4.

Contact Danya Douglas at 604 824 3281 or outreach@sxta.bc.ca for more information.