ABOUT US 

The Canadian Gap Year Association is a non-profit organization leading the gap year movement in Canada. With a mandate to support research, education and advocacy work, developing and curating resources for gap years, it is our goal to elevate the gap year pathway for all Canadians.

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647.821.7060

info@cangap.ca

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CanGap's Contest Terms and Conditions

Check out the details for all of the contests that CanGap is running.

Our goal is to be transparent in sharing how we go about awarding our prizes and what you need to do to enter all of the contests.  

Good luck!

Gap Year Exploration Month: Alum Contest

This contest is administered by the Canadian Gap Year Association (info@cangap.ca), a federally registered non-profit in Canada.

  • The Gap Year Exploration Month Alum Contest 2020 runs from February 1st, 2020 until February 22nd, 2020.

  • Winners will be informed on February 23rd and announced February 28, 2020.

  • Winners will have 72 hours from the initial notice to the winner (sent via DM on Instagram) to respond and claim their prize.  In the event that they miss this deadline, another winner will be chosen based on the contest criteria (listed below).

  • Contest is open to all Canadian Citizens who have taken a gap year.  The winner must be at least 18 years of age to claim their prize. Employees, or immediate family member of employees of a gap year program are ineligible to win a prize.

  • There is one (1) prize for this contest.  The prize is a credit for one (1) Athabasca University Course tuition (Valued at approximately $1,300 CAD). Winner will have one (1) year to activate their tuition credit. The certificate will be delivered by email to the winner upon verification of identity.

  • To be eligible to win the contest, the applicant must:

    • Post a photo from their gap year on Instagram and use the hashtags #explorethegapyear and #cangapalumcontest and tag @cangapassociation​

    • The post must include a description of why their gap year was beneficial

    • Follow @cangapassociation at the time of the draw

    • For each person tagged in their photo, they will earn one additional entry into the contest

  • The winner of the contest will be drawn at random from all entries that meet the above criteria.

  • This contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram or any other social media used throughout the contest.

Gap Year Exploration Month: Future Gapper Contest

This contest is administered by the Canadian Gap Year Association (info@cangap.ca), a federally registered non-profit in Canada.

  • The Gap Year Exploration Month Future Gapper Contest 2020 runs from February 1st, 2020 until 11:59 pm EST, February 22nd, 2020.

  • Winners will be informed on a staggered basis.  February 14th, 21st and 28th and announced upon confirmation of their win or on February 28, 2020.

  • Winners will have 72 hours from the initial notice to the winner (sent via DM on Instagram) to respond and claim their prize.  In the event that they miss this deadline, another winner will be chosen based on the contest criteria (listed below).

  • Contest is open to all Canadian Citizens who are considering a gap year.  The winner must be at least 16 years of age to claim their prize. Employees, or immediate family member of employees of a gap year program are ineligible to win a prize.

  • There are three (3) prizes for this contest.  Each prize is a credit for one (1) Canadian Gap Year Association Gap Year Planning experience. (Valued at approximately $200 CAD). Winner will be able to choose a previously scheduled in-person Gap Year Planning Workshop or the online DIY Gap Year Planning Toolkit. Winners have until September 2020 to activate their credit. The certificate will be delivered by email to the winner upon verification of identity.

  • To be eligible to win the contest, the applicant must:

    • Post a photo showing what they want to to on their gap year to Instagram and use the hashtags #explorethegapyear and #futurecangappercontest and tag @cangapassociation​

    • The post must include a description of why they are considering a gap year

    • Follow @cangapassociation at the time of the draw

    • For each person tagged in their photo, they will earn one additional entry into the contest

  • The winner of the contest will be drawn at random from all entries that meet the above criteria.

  • This contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram or any other social media used throughout the contest.