What to expect

group of students innovating togetherHave your idea but not sure how to make it a reality? Want to make a difference but not sure where to start? That makes you a perfect candidate for the Peace Innovators program!

By participating in the program, you will engage in learning workshops to give you the tools your Innovation Plan needs to succeed. Participants can expect to spend a minimum of 40 hours building and implementing your plan over the year.

The program's timeline


A kick-off retreat to learn about implementing peace ideas in your school

You receive $250 to kick-start your Innovation Plan for the year


Mentorship from an in-school mentor and The Ripple Effect Education (TREE)

Connecting with a group of amazing students working for peace

An additional $250 personal scholarship upon successful completion of the program


A showcase to highlight your accomplishments among peers and mentors!

Students are responsible for arranging travel to/from the kick-off retreat and final showcase in Waterloo, Ontario. We encourage students to arrange for their own travel. If travel costs would prohibit a student’s participation, financial support will be considered on a case-by-case basis.