Top Illustrated Stories 2015

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2015 Kayak Kids' Illustrated History Challenge! We received many wonderful stories about Canada's history.

Here are the top submissions for 2015. You can click on the images to read the stories. The two recipients will be contacted in early September, and a public announcement will follow later in the fall. Congratulations and good luck!

Aaron Emmanuel
Markham, ON

Alastair Thorburn-Vitols
Toronto, ON

Amélia St-Onge


Anika Langberg
Rocky Mountain House, AB

Carlo Versoza
Winnipeg, MB

Claire Sie
Delta, BC

Ella Grant
Spruce Grove, AB

Félix-Olivier Plante
Magog, QC

Freya Zhu
Burnaby, BC


Gabrielle Arpin
Sioux Lookout, ON

Gaby Fenwick
Boutilier's Point, NS

Hannah Krausz
Calgary, AB

Heather Starks
Waterdown, ON

Jasmine Caffyn
Spruce Grove, AB

Jecelyn Lantisce
Winnipeg, MB

Jonah Potvin-Barakat
Saint-Laurent, QC

Kasandra C

Laura Western
Winnipeg, MB

Lauren Newell
Aurora, ON

Lexis Elliot
Drayton Valley, AB

Lou Savard
St-Jerome, QC

Luc Majeau
Spruce Grove, AB


Mary Frank
Edmonton, AB

Mathis Boisvert
Trois-Rivières, QC

Mélisende Beauchamp
Lévis, QC

Natasha Hendra
Edmonton, AB

Oazis Frazier-Spooner
Gatineau, QC

Raven Sim
Hamilton, ON

Rungano Carlyle-Hozaima
Winnipeg, MB

Sheldon Quill
Sioux Lookout, ON

Sophia Baldasaro
Port Perry, ON

Kayak Kids' Illustrated History Winners for 2014
Project partially funded by the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage.
  • Canadian Heritage / Patrimoine Canadien
  • Government of Canada
  • HBC: Hudson's Bay Company
  • ecentricarts inc.