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Study Abroad & Study French Opportunities

Language Enrichment Opportunities

Click here for a variety of french enrichment opportunities, including exchange programs, summer programs, travel & learn programs and other trip opportunities. 


Thinking about taking a year off to travel or explore possibilities?

Check out the websites below.

https://www.discoveryear.ca/

https://www.mygapyear.ca/


Study & Go Abroad Fair

The Study & Go Abroad Fair is being held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on October 6, 2019. Admission is free. www.studyandgoabroad.com

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MEI offers Ministry-accredited courses that are accredited by the Upper Grand District School Board. These course credits will appear on students’ academic records and can be used for university entrance. Their academic advisors work with students’ home schools to ensure that courses meet their curriculum standards and that students are well prepared when applying to universities around the world.  MEI offers many term and summer programs. Visit https://meiacademy.com/ for more information. 


Opportunities for Graduates

Thinking about working and traveling abroad? If you are a Canadian Citizen between 18 and 35, International Experience Canada can help you get a work permit (sometimes called a work visa).  Choose from over 30 countries and territories and:

Visit: http://CANADA.CA/IEC


Learn French!

Frenchstreet.ca is a database of resources to enhance the curriculum and inspire students to learn French in an interactive and engaging way.

http://www.frenchstreet.ca/en/


Student Volunteer/Employment/Credit/Exchange Programs

*CDDHS does not endorse any particular exchange/volunteer program.

 They are simply advertised as a resource for parents/students.

Credit/Employment Programs

                            Description

                      Website
Blyth Academy
  •  Study abroad – March Break & summer program
www.blytheducation.com

 

Georgia Hardy Tours
  • Students 15 – 19
  • High school credit courses in Europe
www.ghardytours.com

 

Global Journeys
  • Summer high school credit courses and March Break programs
www.global-journeys.com

 

MEI International Academy

*UGDSB approved curriculum

  • Semester, summer, on-line
  • March Break programs
www.meiacademy.com

 

Ontario Ranger
  • Must be 17 by December 31 but not 18
  • Summer employment
www.ontario.ca/mnryouthprograms

 

International Experience Canada
  • Government of Canada program designed for youth (18+) wishing to travel & work abroad.
www.canada.ca

 

Edu Travel
  • Earn high school credits in summer or March Break
  • Various locations around the world
www.edutravelforcredit.com

Volunteer and Exchange Programs:

Description

            Website

AFS Interculture Canada

  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Exchange & study abroad programs
  • Host family programs

www.afscanada.org

ASEE Student Exchange Program

  • Various locations around the world

https://asse.com

CEEF (Canadian Education Exchange Foundation)

  • International student exchange
  • 3 month and summer

www.ceef.ca

International Student Exchange Ontario

  • 9 & 12 week exchanges
  • Summer program

www.iseontario.on.ca

Lattitude Global Volunteering

 

  • For people aged 17 – 25
  • 4 – 12 months
  • Organizations in over 20 countries

www.lattitudecanada.org

 

Projects Abroad

  • For people aged 16 – 75
  • International Volunteer

www.projects-abroad.ca

Volunteer Abroad

  • For students aged 16 – 19
  • 2 weeks, July and August

www.gvicanada.ca

YESCanada

  • International student exchange

www.youthedservices.ca

 

YMCA Summer Work Student Exchange

  • Summer work student exchange
  • Students aged 16 – 19
  • French immersion in Canada

www.summer-work.com