UNB, Dr. Oetker and Shad promoting leadership in Victoria County

UNB and Shad are working to bring new opportunities to students from the Grand Falls region through a grant from the Dr. Oetker Community Fund. Exceptional high school students from Victoria County are encouraged to participate in the Shad program, and once they graduate, to attend UNB as undergraduate students.

Shad Secures $1M from RBC Foundation to Support STEAM Students

Students from underserved populations will have better access to Shad’s STEAM enrichment program and network, thanks to $1-million in donations from RBC Foundation in support of RBC’s Future Launch initiative.

Shad Canada Granted Viceregal Patronage from the Governor General of Canada

Shad is honoured to announce that Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada has granted viceregal patronage of Shad.

Provincial government investing in Island’s future leaders

More Prince Edward Island students than ever before participated in a nationwide young leaders program supported by the provincial government.

Shad 2018 theme revealed from the International Space Station

NASA and Canadian astronaut Drew Feustel surprised the 1,000 high school students attending the SHAD program at university campuses from coast by coast by announcing the 2018 theme for the summer program via video message from the International Space Station.

Shad and Pathways to Education Canada partner to help students from low-income communities reach their potential

A new partnership between Shad and Pathways to Education Canada will see 14 youth leaders from low-income communities attend the award-winning STEAM (science, tech, engineering, arts and math) based program this summer for the first time.