The British Columbia Youth Parliament’s 91st Parliament will hold its parliamentary session in Victoria at the Provincial Legislative Chambers from December 27 to 31, 2019. The Youth Parliament is a province-wide non-partisan organization for young people ages 16 to 21. It teaches citizenship skills through participation in the parliamentary session in December and continuing involvement in community service activities throughout the year. Youth Parliament is a one-year commitment.
Each applicant who is accepted to attend as a member of BCYP must pay a $399 registration fee. Thanks to private donations and fundraising, a portion of the cost of transportation and accommodation is covered for all members. Members will sit and debate in the Legislative Chambers for five days and will be accommodated for four nights at the Coast Hotel in Victoria. During that time, participants are supervised by members of the Board of Directors of the Youth Parliament of B.C. Alumni Society and other youth parliament alumni. In addition, transportation to and from Victoria will be provided for all members who require it.Please see more details here https://bcyp.org/applying/. All applications must be received by October 29, 2019. Applicants will be notified whether they have been selected in early November. If you require more information, please contact me by telephone or e-mail as indicated above, or visit our website at www.bcyp.org.
Registrar, Youth Parliament of BC Alumni Society
Sponsoring the British Columbia Youth Parliament
T | 604-646-6623