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Encounters With Canada -Ottawa

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Encounters With Canada -Ottawa
by Patricia Rhodes - Wednesday, 30 March 2016, 10:18 AM

Encounters With Canada programs open to students aged 14-17, now accepting applications for the 2016/2017 school year.  End of Summer 2016 theme weeks offered:

Arts & Culture   August 28 - Sept 3, 2016; -  define yourself through different art forms; explore various mediums of expression that will free your creativity.   Mingle, learn and be inspired by professional artists.  Look here.

Sports & Fitness Sept. 4-10, 2016,  or,  Sept. 11-17, 2016. Here’s your chance to try out some challenging and exciting sports activities, such as Ultimate Frisbee, wall-climbing, swimming, dragon boating, martial arts and even a military-style boot camp. Look here.

Encounters With Canada theme week cost is $675 all-inclusive- covering accommodation, meals, and all program costs, supplies activities, visits and tours, and travel within Ottawa. Round-trip travel provided free of charge by Canadian Heritage.  Be an early bird, register before June 30, 2016 and receive an additional $25 off the fees*

A few spots are still available for new Canadians wanting to apply for this Summer's Experience Canada WeekJune 26- July 2, 2016They are offering a further $50 discount bringing the cost to only $450!      Learn more here.

Visit the Encounters With Canada web-site to check your eligibilty and to find out more about these amazing opportunities!

Application forms available in the Career Centre.