"Discover Canada" Essay Contest 2016 - 2017

Dear Participants,
Thank you for participating in the 7th annual “Discover Canada” Essay Contest 2016 – 2017!

This year we have received 105 entries from Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Malasyia, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.
We are so proud to hear of the things you enjoyed learning about Canadian arts, traditions, customs, as well as the lifestyles of Canadians.
Canada may be very different from your home country, which means there is a great deal to learn about and explore.
In order to build a peaceful world, we need to acknowledge and respect each other's cultures.
We are so happy to build the connection with your great countries in this way.
Thank you all for your participation, dedication and efforts!
We would also like to thank the teachers and parents who encouraged their
students and children to write and share their ideas and thoughts.
We have the pleasure to announce the winners of the 7th annual “Discover Canada” Essay Contest 2016 - 2017.

Three Places I Would Like to Visit in Canada

First place- Alyona Zagrebina, Language School ”Santa Lingua”, Izhevsk, Russia

Second place - Sabira Ataibekova, Secondary School #15, Bishkek,Kyrgyzstan

Multicultural Traditions and Celebrations in Canada

First place - Nastya Nazar, Slavonic Gymnasium, Kyiv, Ukraine

Second place - Ekaterina Gorbunova, Learning and Business Centre "Exclusive", Saint Petersburg, Russia

Why Canada is a Great Study Destination?

First place - Aleksandra Bigbasheva, Gimnazia with Enriched Foreign Language Learning, Chaykovskiy, Permskiy Kray, Russia

Second place - Andrii Bondarenko, Oles Honchar Dnipropetrovsk National University, International Relations Department, Dnipro, Ukraine

Please accept our heartiest...

Three winners will each be granted a 3—week
English Program in Canada.
Three runners-up will each receive an Apple iPad.
Hope to see you soon in Canada!

Please be informed that the Certificate of Participation will be sent by email
on or before April 10, 2017. If for some reason you do not receive the Certificate
please contact us by email at essaydiscovercanada@gmail.com.

Good luck to all participants!

We welcome students of all nations to participate in our 8th annual Essay Contest 2017 - 2018!
Step into the world and expand your classroom, change your routine,
experience a new culture, and practise a different way of learning.
Topics and rules will be announced on October 25, 2017.

Get ready, the next winner may be you!!!