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Student Travel Schools Canada

Site: Ottawa

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
1010 Polytek St, Unit 37
Ottawa, ON K1J 9J2
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Intersection Montreal Rd and Highway 174
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Unknown
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Non profit organization encouraging secondary students to experience life abroad through local school enrolment and family living * present in over 20 countries * many scholarships available
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4 :30 pm * Fri 8 am-2:30 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Students 14-18 years old
Application Pre-application and interview mandatory * if successful, the application requires personal essay, pictures, medical record and school transcripts within three weeks
Languages English ; French
Fees Program ; Fee assistance available for eligible students ; assistance is provided by scholarships.
Service Categories Educational Exchange Programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-749-0000
Toll Free Phone 1-855-815-1010
Fax 613-749-0022
Primary Contact Kim Berry, Program Manager
Primary Executive Yannick Bécu, Director; Email:
Other Details
Established 1958
Funding Federal ; Fees
Print Material Brochures, leaflets
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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