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Geographic Literacy Award

Canadian Geographic Education, the educational network of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, is pleased to annually recognize an individual who has made significant contributions to geographic literacy in Canada with the Geographic Literacy Award.

Individuals in both the private and public sectors constantly make contributions to advancing geographic education throughout Canada. In a variety of roles and settings, dedicated individuals create and support programs, initiatives and events that improve and enhance geographic literacy among young Canadians. To read about the accomplishments of past winners please click here.

The Geographic Literacy Award consists of a $2,500 prize; $1,250 is given to the recipient and $1,250 is given to the charitable organization of his/her choice.

If you know someone whom you think is eligible, please submit a nomination before September 30.

*Please note the selection process has recently been updated, please ensure you read the nomination details.*

The 2015 Geographic Literacy Award recipient is Zachary Vanthournout, a geography teacher at Moncton High School in New Brunswick.
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To recognize and honour the contributions of a deserving Canadian geography educator.
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LISTING OF RECIPIENTS


A complete listing of Geographic Literacy Award since its inception in 2000.

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