YMCA Youth Exchanges Canada Ultimate Field Trip Photo Challenge


We have an exclusive announcement to make! The YEC’s first Ultimate Field Trip Photo Challenge contest is now underway!

We invite program youth participants  to submit images documenting their 2015 exchange, for a chance to win a $20 gift cards to either the Apple App Store or the Google Play App Store.


Enter the contest by uploading pictures online (via Twitter, Facebook or Instagram) or by e-mailing the photos to info-yec@ymcagta.org.


Contest details and Submission guidelines:


So this is how it works: all contest participants are encouraged to take pictures of various events, places, etc. during their exchange period (hosting and travel phase), for a chance to be featured throughout the contest period. 


Your submission to the Ultimate Field Trip Photo Challenge must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. EST on the last day of every month, between January and June 2015. The YEC will contact all winners within two weeks of the close of the submission period for each particular month.


FYI- photos taken in January and February 2015 must be submitted by 11:59 p.m., on February 28th, 2015. 


To be considered for a prize, all your submitted photos must have the primary hashtag “#Yultimatefieldtrip” and one of these

secondary hashtags: “#Yexplore” for places/landscapes encountered and visited during the exchange;

                                  “#Yconnect” for people, friendships, team-building activities;

                                  “#Yengage” for community engagement activities;

                                  #Yheritage” for Canadian heritage/history, landmarks and/or activities.

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