Summer in the North photo contest

What are you up to this summer?

Help us spread the word about the many activities Northern Ontario has to offer all year round. Show us how you spend your summer in Ontario's north for a chance to win!


How to enter

Using Facebook or Instagram, share your summer photos taken around Northern Ontario. Follow Northern Policy Institute, tag us in the photo, and use the hashtag #KnowtheNorth or #ConnaissezleNord to enter the contest. Two participants will be selected (one at the end of July and one at the end of August) to win a Northern Policy prize package including a $100 Visa gift card.


  • The contest will run on Facebook and Instagram starting on July 1, 2019
  • Tag Northern Policy Institute in your post
  • Use the hashtag #KnowTheNorth or #ConnaissezleNord
  • Make sure that your photo is SHARABLE to the public so that we can find it! 
  • Must be following NPI on the social platform you entered the contest with
  • All participants who submit a photo will be entered into a draw to win the prize (the more entries you submit, the more chances you have to win!)
  • NPI staff and volunteers are not eligible to win prizes
  • NPI will occasionally share participant’s contest photos to our own accounts to promote the contest
  • Winners will be selected by random generation and announced on July 31, 2019 and August 31, 2019