• Grade 10 or 11 students attending a Manitoba High School this 2018-2019 academic year & in good academic standing*

  • Available to attend all 3 days of the symposium (March 14-16, 2019)

  • Thursday, March 14th: 1:00pm-9:00pm

  • Friday, March 15th: 9:00am-9:00pm

  • Saturday, March 16th: 9:00am-5:00pm

  • Interested in building leadership skills while learning and interacting with peers

  • Interested in learning and developing communications and teamwork skills

  • interested in volunteer activities within and/or outside your school. Previous volunteer experience is a benefit but not a requirement

  • in good academic standing (at the discretion of the school reference)

  • Completed online application by deadline: February 15, 2019
    *Applications from grade 12 students will also be accepted. However, priority will be given to students in grade 10 and 11.*

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  • February 15, 2019 - Deadline for online student application and school reference.

  • February 25, 2019 - Students notified of their application status (e.g. accepted, waitlisted, or not accepted).

  • March 8, 2019 - Chosen students must confirm acceptance of their attendance by returning the permission form (includes media and liability release) and medical form. Students with any incomplete submissions will not be accepted and the spot will be offered to a waitlisted student

  • March 14 - 16, 2019 - 27th Manitoba A.L.I.V.E. Symposium (if accepted, you must attend the entire three days)


  • All applications will be reviewed by a formal selection committee that will ensure a fair process and representation from schools across Winnipeg & Manitoba

  • 30 students from Manitoba will be selected to attend

  • Additional students placed on a 'waitlist' will be notified
    *All costs associated with the symposium including meals, activities, t-shirts and other additional expenses will be covered by the volunteers and sponsors of Manitoba A.L.I.V.E.*

Any questions regarding applications? Contact the Applications Committee, by emailing

Any questions not related to applications? Refer to our ‘Contact’ Page