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Application Form to Become a Speaker

Become a Jack Talks Speaker and bring positive mental health messages to hundreds, even thousands, of young people across Canada. 

Who can apply to become a Jack Talks Speaker?  
Anyone between 18 and 26, but TBH, this is a loose restriction. As long as you’re at least 18 and able to relate to young people on a peer-to-peer level, we encourage you to apply. 

How do I apply?
Fill out the online application form (below) and a member of the Jack Talks Team will get in touch. Questions? Contact the Jack Talks Team directly:

Applications for our 2022 Summer Cohort are now CLOSED as of June 6th, 2022.
Applications can still be submitted after the deadline and may be considered based, but will only be accepted based on organizational capacity to take on more speakers-in-training. Spots are not guaranteed.

Summer Cohort Details:
Training begins July 18th, 2022 and completed by August 26th, 2022.