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IDEAS Summer Experience

200 University Ave. West, Waterloo, Canada



IDEAS is an annual two-week summer enrichment program based at the University of Waterloo, Canada’s most innovative university. It is designed for enthusiastic, creative, and academically motivated Gr.10 & 11 students from around the world!

At IDEAS, you make new friends from around the world, live on a university campus, study a range of subjects, and work towards solving the world’s big problems. Your big ideas start here!


Application form

Are you a creative and enthusiastic high school student that change the world in 2 weeks? Apply to the IDEAS Summer Experience program today and find out! Application deadline is Mach 31, 2016

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Application form

Can your BIG IDEAS change the world in two weeks? The IDEAS Summer Experience 2016 applications are now open! Join high school students from around the world at the IDEAS Summer Experience, and use your big ideas to try to solve some of Earth’s most serious challenges. APPLY NOW!


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