How to apply to be a member of the Mayor's Youth Advisory Committee

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MYAC is a great way to become involved and showcase youth presence within the community of Niagara Falls.


Each committee member is required to attend all meetings as well as join at least 1 sub-committee. The MYAC meetings run on the first Wednesday of every month as well as the sub-committees meet bi-weekly (minimum). This time commitment is mandatory for all MYAC members, to make a true difference in the Niagara Falls community.

Please visit the About MYAC section of this website for further information on how MYAC operates.


We are looking for committed individuals you want to get involved and give back to the community of Niagara Falls showcasing their voice as a youth. MYAC is involved in many different activities, events, group meetings, as well as sub-committee meetings that take place frequently throughout the school year. Each event, activities, and meeting are mandatory for all members.

  • Mandatory Regular Meetings take place the first Wednesday of every month from 3:30 to 5:00 pm starting in November. The meeting dates are scheduled as follows:
    • November 2
    • December 7
    • January 11 (2nd Wednesday due to Christmas break)
    • February 1
    • March 1
    • April 5
    • May 3
    • June 7

Mandatory Training and Leadership will take place on the following dates and times:

  • Wednesday, October 5 from 3:30 to 7:30 pm
  • Wednesday, October 26 from 3:30 to 7:30 pm

Please Note: participation on at least one sub-committee is mandatory and several additional sub-committee meetings will be scheduled as required.

Please visit the About MYAC section for further information on how MYAC operates.


The following form will be distributed at your local high school in Niagara Falls, in order to fill out and return to become a part of MYAC. The principal of your high school will also have the form in order to apply to become a part of MYAC.

You can complete the MYAC Application Form, print it out and then hand it in to your principal if you go to schools:

  • Saint Michael
  • Saint Paul
  • AN Myer
  • Westlane
  • Stamford

If you do not attend the listed schools, and are a Niagara Falls resident attending high school. Please apply through the MYAC online application form.

Please note: This application requires the following information:

  • Contact Information
  • Personal interests and/or detailed Resume
  • Short Essay (max 500 words)
  • Letter of Recommendation