SHAD MOUNT ALLISON
Shad is a renown Canadian summer enrichment program for the nation's brightest youth. Hosted across 19 different university campuses across Canada, the program is grounded in our core values of Creativity, Excellence, Community, Diversity and Responsibility. The Grade 10 & 11 students who join us each July are exceptional in their own rights, being well-rounded in their academics, creativity, community involvements and leadership.
We at Shad are all about empowering these exceptional students, helping them to recognize their own capabilities and envision their extraordinary potential as today's leaders and change-makers. These high-potential youth are placed in an environment with like-minded individuals, and are challenged through the academic tools of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math).
Founded in 1839, Mount Allison University is Sackville, New Brunswick, has been ranked by Maclean's Magazine as Canada's TOP undergraduate university for 18 out of the past 25 years. MtA is a liberal arts and science institution, and is extremely excited to be hosting Shad for the first time this year. Located on the Atlantic Coast, students will be given an opportunity to discover all that Eastern Canada has to offer, while engaging in a full schedule of events, workshops and lectures.