Welcome to the Camp Canada team, Tarryn!

Hi friends! I’m Tarryn and I recently joined the NYQUEST Camp Canada as an Applications Assistant, and I. Am. So. Excited! I grew up around a quiet lake in the interior of British Columbia, Canada in the hot semi-desert that is Kamloops, and developed a very deep appreciation of the greenery and life around me. … Continue reading “Welcome to the Camp Canada team, Tarryn!”

Welcome to the Camp Canada team, Jon!

Hey friends! My name is Jon and I’ve recently joined the NYQUEST Camp Canada team as our Applications Assistant.   I was born and raised here in Toronto, living out in the suburbs from childhood all the way through to university. After moving away for a brief four years at the University of Guelph for … Continue reading “Welcome to the Camp Canada team, Jon!”

Camp Canada interview: Everything you need to know

Are you preparing for your Camp Canada interview and unsure where to start? Interviews can be nerve-wracking but there are certain steps you can take to go into your Camp Canada interview feeling ready. To help you get to a point of feeling prepared and confident, we’ve put together a list of tips and tricks … Continue reading “Camp Canada interview: Everything you need to know”

7 reasons why you should work at summer camp

We asked our NYQUEST Camp Canada team why they think everyone should work at summer camp at least once in their lives. Here’s what they had to say. 1. The people you meet   JC: “I met my girlfriend (now wife) while we were working at summer camp and I met some of the best … Continue reading “7 reasons why you should work at summer camp”

Tips and Tricks for a Stand Out Personal Statement

So you’ve started your Camp Canada application process, but now you’ve come to the part where you need to tell us a little bit about yourself and convince us why you’re a great fit for summer camp. You’re probably feeling ALL of the feels and aren’t sure where to start. We totally understand that and … Continue reading “Tips and Tricks for a Stand Out Personal Statement”

Welcome to the Camp Canada team, Jess!

Hi everyone! My name is Jess and I’ve recently joined the NYQUEST Camp Canada team. I was born in Montreal, Quebec (la belle province!) and grew up in the ‘burbs of Toronto. Fast forward many, many, many years later, I moved to our nation’s capital to study at the University of Ottawa and graduated with … Continue reading “Welcome to the Camp Canada team, Jess!”

Welcome to the Camp Canada team, Bek!

Hi friends! My name is Bek and I recently joined the Camp Canada team. I am from Fremantle, Western Australia! For the past 5 years, I’ve been living the incredible lifestyle of a working holiday traveller – it has taken me to many places all over the globe, and now here I am working in … Continue reading “Welcome to the Camp Canada team, Bek!”