2016 Recipients

Eamon Sawada-Tse, 2016 English winner of the Kayak Kids' Illustrated History ChallengeEnglish winner:
Eamon Sawada-Tse, Port Coquitlam, British Columbia

The Gold Rushes of British Columbia
Eamon recounts the adventures of prospectors searching for gold in British Columbia through a humorous comic strip.


Solène Fortin, 2016 French winner of the Kayak Kids' Illustrated History ChallengeFrench winner:
Solène Fortin, LaSalle, Quebec

L'expédition perdue
Solène's story features a young girl who gives her mother a history lesson on the way to dance class.

Read stories from the Top 25 finalists

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.