NCC Elite Art Program

Where young creatives explore a future in the arts!

Find your place, receive exposure to the professional arts world, build a portfolio, explore higher education in the arts, develop your artistic skills, and more!

August 5 - 28, 2024  |  $6,300  |  Grades 9 - 12

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  • Program Benefits

    • Receive exposure to top-tier Canadian university programs and the professional arts world
    • Build your art portfolio
    • Explore higher education in the arts
    • Acquire rigorous hands-on training
    • Develop artistic skills
    • Obtain an additional credit
    • Learn from professionals
    • Make new friends
  • Who Should Attend

    • High school age students (13 - 18)
    • Those with a passion for the arts want to improve art skills
  • What is Included

    • Personalized classroom instruction
    • Art materials and tools
    • Airport pick-up and drop-off
    • Air-conditioned dormitory facilities
    • Nutritious and delicious meals
    • Bed linens
    • Access to laundry facilities
    • Health Insurance
  • Program Highlights

    The Art Studio
    The studio provides a safe space for students to work on projects, experiment, learn techniques, and receive critiques. Students can sketch from live models, engage in the creative process of drawing and painting, and develop a portfolio.

    Lectures for Deeper Understanding
    Local and professional artists will provide firsthand experience by sharing techniques, discussing their passion, and offering expertise and professional advice.

    Explorations for Discovery & Inspiration
    Participants will engage in inspiring field trips, drawing creativity from the outdoors, visiting Niagara Falls, conducting on-site drawing and painting, interacting with artists, and exploring art galleries.
  • Daily Program

    • Classes are held on NCC’s beautiful, spacious campus
    • Includes four hours of daily classroom instruction during weekdays
    • Every student receives personal attention to develop art skills 
    • Afternoons, evenings, and weekends are filled with a variety of activities. See sample schedule for examples
    • Access to art studio, computer labs, wireless internet across campus, and onsite athletic and fitness facilities are available to all participants
  • Packing List

    • Pens, pencils, notebooks
    • All personal hygiene items (toothpaste, soap, towels, etc.)
    • Casual clothes and dress clothes for the banquet
    • Swimsuit, sunglasses, hat
    • Jacket for cool evenings
    • Athletic shoes
    • Camera
    • Money for personal items and souvenirs
    • Alarm clock
    • Water bottle
    • Sunscreen
  • Please Note

    • Space is limited to 10 students
    • Deadline for application and payment is June 1
    • Refund policy: Prior to May 1, fees are refundable less a $200 administrative fee
    • After May 1, fees are non-refundable

About Us

Niagara Christian Collegiate (NCC) is an independent, non-denominational Christian school located on the beautiful Niagara River near Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
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