The Top 20 under 20 2014 award recipients with Top 20 under 20 logo.

Top 20 Under 20

We are pleased to announce that Plan Canada has acquired the Youth In Motion asset, the Top 20 Under 20 ™ program.

As a part of Plan Canada’s youth engagement initiatives, the Top 20 Under 20™ program recognizes 20 of Canada’s brightest youth, celebrating their innovation, leadership and achievement. This unique program empowers the next generation of young leaders who are creating positive change.

A group of award recipients.

About the Top 20 Under 20™ award

The Top 20 Under 20™ award annually recognizes 20 of the nation’s brightest youth, under the age of 20, who are having a meaningful impact via their outstanding leadership, innovation and accomplishments.


The 2014 award recipients.

Meet the 2014 award winners

From performing global health research to using creative talents to enhance communities, see how this year’s changemakers are having an impact!


4 of the 2104 award recipients writing.

Application Information

Position yourself for success by staying informed on important application instructions, requirement criteria, and key dates.


Important Dates

Award application due date: February 15, 2015.

Shortlisted applicants will be notified: by April 1st, 2015.

Winners will be notified by: May 1st, 2015.

The Leadership Summit is: June 1st - 4th, 2015.

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