Begin Your Adventure

Visit your national capital

Take part in a jam-packed week of activities and excursions, designed to help you learn more about your capital city. Take a VIP tour of our national capital. Visit Parliament and attend Question Period. Admire masterworks of art and engineering at Ottawa’s many magnificent museums. Stop by Rideau Hall, and maybe even meet the Governor General.

Learn more about your country

Discuss important contemporary issues in our country, such as linguistic duality, youth engagement and the price of peace in our time. See our government in action. Discover more about Canada’s history, culture, and heritage, and the secrets behind the founding of our great nation!

Explore future career options

Awaken your inner artist by taking part in Arts & Culture Week! Or unleash your eco-side during Science & Ecology Week. Participate in dynamic workshops and hear from experts related to your field of interest. Within a 27-week framework, EWC offers 13 exciting, career-oriented themes. There’s something for everyone, no matter your interests!

Meet other youth leaders

Make friends with teens from across Canada! Share your similarities and differences with other young Canadians, just like you. Enjoy the unique experience of forming a mini-Canada forum with other youth sharing this fantastic, bilingual adventure.

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Distinguished Guest

The Right Honourable Stephen Harper

PC, 22nd Prime Minister of Canada (2006-2015), MP (...