- For 14 -17 years old
- Enrolled in a school or an educational institution recognized by the Ministry of Education in their province or territory
- A Canadian citizen or remanent resident of Canada - Must have a Health Card
Each year, over 160 current and retired teacher-monitors, sharing their talents, wise counsel and expertise with youth paticiticipants. The cost per student for an Encounters' week in Ottawa is just $675, including lodging, meals, most planned activities, and local transportation. Travel to Ottawa from anywhere in Canada is ENTIRELY FREE, thanks to Exchange Canada, a program of the Department of Canadian Heritage, which covers the fares for air, rail and bus.
Toll Free Encounters 1.800.361.0419