Explore – Second Language Bursary Program

Explore is a five-week, intensive language immersion bursary program that is offered during the spring or summer. The program provides opportunities for English-speaking students to study French, and for French-speaking students to study English.

Participants are awarded a $2,200 bursary (taxable income) that covers tuition fees, instructional materials, meals and accommodation.

Who can apply

To be eligible, students must:

  • be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident;
  • be at least in Grade 11 (Secondary 5 in Quebec) during the current school year or be at the post-secondary level;
  • have been a full-time student for at least one term during the current school year; and
  • be at least 16 years old on the first day of the course.

How to apply

Eligible students can submit an online application. Visit Explore for full instructions on how to apply.

Application deadline

February 28, 2016

Contact us

For more information, please contact Explore:


1-877-866-4242 (toll-free)

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