The Prize

The Audrey Wearn Language Prize

The Audrey Wearn Language Prize seeks to encourage Canadian youth to engage in creative problem solving, encouraging and strengthening multilingualism among Canadians.

The recipient of the Audrey Wearn Language Prize will receive:

  • $10,000 to put toward developing their proposed solution

  • Mentorship and consultation to develop and implement solution

  • Opportunity to have a lasting impact in their community



Call for submissions open

APRIL 6, 2021

Proposal submissions close at 11:59 PM EST

APRIL 7, 2021

Proposal review period by selection committee begins

APRIL 12, 2021

Finalists announced

MAY 4, 2021

Audrey Wearn Language Prize Design Sprint

Learn more about submitting your proposal

Visit our Call for Proposals page to learn more!