SHAD is a registered Canadian charity that empowers exceptional high school students – at a pivotal point in their education – to recognize their own capabilities and envision their extraordinary potential as tomorrow’s leaders and change makers. Each year, SHAD provides the opportunity for 800 students from across Canada and internationally to attend a month-long summer program, in-residence at one of our Canadian host universities, focused on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts & math). There are currently more than 15,500 SHAD alumni including 32 Rhodes Scholars, Top 40 Under 40 & Top 20 Under 20 award recipients, and many other accomplished professionals, all sharing the transformational SHAD experience and able to leverage their SHAD network for life. Founded in 1980, SHAD is based in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
JULY 22: DAY 21 AT SHAD MEMORIAL - Monday July 24, 2017
by SHAD Blogger
Today we had a field trip in the morning, which meant no morning recreation! This was a blessing for all of us weary night owls to hit the snooze button and get an extra hour of much needed sleep. After breakfast, we packed and drove to the starting point of our hike to Cape Spear. As always, the bus ride was filled with songs and laughte...
Grades 10, 11 & 12 students (or equivalent) can apply for the SHAD 2017 program based on academics & interests. Are you a future SHAD?
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