Ambassador Competition Senior and Junior – Flos Agricultural Bursary

2016 Ambassador Contest Winners:ambassadors

Winner: Corine Bateman

Runner-up: Vanessa Tucci

Jr. Ambassador Contest:

contestants                Winner: Laura Bateman

Runner-up: Ava Melchiorre

 

 

Senior Ambassador Contest

Eligibility: This contest is open to males and females , 15 years of age and older
Judging: Just before the fair there is an evening where each contestant ill have an interview with a panel of judges. At the fair, contestants will participate in the Friday parade is a decorated car, wagon, or small float of their own design. During the Friday evening the contestants will introduce themselves, answer a few impromptu questions and deliver a 3- 5 minute speech on a topic of their choice. The Ambassador and Runner up will be announced at the Variety show on Friday evening, and will enjoy a fun filled day at the fair on Saturday. They will also participate in the Saturday Parade.
Duties: The Fall Fair Ambassador will attend a number of events , representing the Flos Agricultural Society following the fair. They will attend the District Meeting in November , followed by participation in the Elmvale Santa Claus Parade, and attend the 3 day Provincial OAAS Conference in Toronto in February. The final duty is to attend and compete in the CNE Ambassador Competition in August . In order to participate at the CNE the contestant must be 18 years of age by August 15.

Prizes Ambassador $500.00
1st Runner Up $200.00
2nd Runner Up $100.00

Each contestant will receive $50.00 for entering the contest. Deadline for entering is Friday, September 22nd, see high school office for application form or call Corrie Wimmer @ 705-792-2445 or Matt Garwod 705-717-1707

Junior Ambassador

Eligibility – Open to Males and Females in grade 7 and 8. Contestants will be judged on personality, communication skills and their personal introduction, creativity(flag or banner to march in Friday Parade)  , community involvement and give a 2 minute speech about an aspect of the fair.  The  Junior Ambassador will be required to be available during the fair weekend to assist the Senior Ambassador and will need to make a flag or banner to carry in the parades . The Junior Ambassador will attend a few functions with the Fair Ambassador representing the Flos Agricultural Society

Prizes: Jr Ambassador – $150.00

1st Runner Up      $100.00

2nd Runner Up     $50.00

Each contestant will receive $25.00 for participating in the contest. Contest entry deadline is September 22, 2017. Application forms are available at your School Office or by calling Corrie Wimmer at 705-792-2445 or Matt Garwood 705-717-1707
Bursary
The Flos Agricultural Society awards two bursaries, $250.00 each, to two graduating students who are continuing their education and who have volunteered in some capacity relating to the Flos Agricultural Society/ Elmvale Fall Fair. Applicants will complete a short questionnaire related to their contribution to the Society, which will be reviewed by the Bursary Committee , prior to selecting the winning recipients.  All applications are to be received by the Flos Agricultral Society no later than June 5,2018 . Contact Marlene Lambie ., Executive, Flos Agricultural Society at eff@csolve.net or 705-322-1843 for further information