Explore Aviation Summer Camp 2019


To encourage the next generation of young leaders to soar to new heights, Explore Aviation Summer Camp will offer 24 young women and 24 young men entering Grade 10 (or secondary 4 in Quebec) insider access to learn how aviation works in Canada, and about the people who help keep aircraft flying safely. This one week, all-expenses-paid camp uses hands-on learning to explore exciting career choices in aviation to allow participants to experience the power and potential of a science education, and to be empowered to reach for success.

Who can apply:            Students entering Grade 10 or secondary 4 in September 2019

Where:                         NAV CENTRE, Cornwall, ON, with day trips to Montreal and Ottawa

When:                          Young women: July 14-19, 2019

Young men: August 11-16, 2019

Cost:                            Paid for by NAV CANADA bursaries

Why:                            To inspire teens to explore their personal and career potential in aviation

Participants will be selected from across Canada by a NAV CANADA committee composed of aviation professionals. Applicants must submit an essay of 350 to 500 words explaining why they want to attend Explore Aviation Summer Camp. A letter of recommendation from a teacher or community leader must be included with the application.

The application deadline is March 8, 2019.

If you know a teen who is a good fit for this program, please visit NAV CANADA’s website for more information and to apply.