Canadian Exchange Program

The JRA and the Canadian Junior Angus Association work together to have an "exchange" between juniors to attend the Canadian National Junior Showdown or GOAL conference and JRA Round-Up.

If you are interested in applying for "sponsorship" from the JRA to attend, please read the following requirements and send in application if you are eligible. 

The 2018 GOAL conference will be held in Manitoba. Including travel time, this experience will be February 16-20, 2018.  More details will be available at a later date.

The 2018 Showdown will be held in Ontario. Including travel time, this experience will be July 18-22, 2018. 


  1. Must be a current, active member of the JRA 
  2. Must be at least 18 years of age or travel with a parent
  3. Must have attended a minimum of two Round-Ups
  4. A passport is required for international travel.

Selection will be based on JRA involvement on the national level.

Eligible JRA members must submit a completed application by e-mail to the Junior Programs Coordinator at by 11:59 p.m. CST on December 1, 2017

Click here for application