Position details: 

Historica Canada’s Heritage Minute collection contains more than 85 one-minute shorts about key moments or figures in Canadian History. More than twenty-five years since the first Heritage Minute premiered, these spots have become an enduring part of popular culture in Canada. Historica Canada has released 14 new Heritage Minutes since the project was re-launched in 2012: Kensington Market, “Boat People” Refugees, Edmonton Grads, Kenojuak Ashevak, Chanie Wenjack, Naskumituwin (Treaty), Viola Desmond, Terry Fox, Nursing Sisters, Winnipeg Falcons, Sir John A. Macdonald, Sir George-Étienne Cartier, Richard Pierpoint, Queenston Heights.

Historica Canada is once again looking for stories from our country’s past. 

Themes of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Notable women of the 20th century - particularly women of diverse heritage
  • Canadian innovation
  • Stories of diversity (racial, cultural, LGBTQ2S)



Historica Canada actively seeks topics of Francophone interest.  Historica Canada is available to provide topics of interest upon request. 

Please find full RFP here

Application closing date: 
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 17:00