On Canada Day 2014, Rachel Smith of Kelowna, B.C. received the Young Citizens Foundation Scholarship for $1,000. Rachel previously attended the Encounters with Canada Program last year and will now be attending the Simon Fraser University University in Burnaby, B.C.
In 2011 and 2012, The Encounters With Canada Support Foundation provided subsidies to help offset the participation fees for students attending the ‘Vimy – Canada Coming of Age’ theme weeks. On April 9, 1917 in the midst of the First World War, the Canadian Corps in France moved again