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Students on Ice

  • Discover
  • Understand 
  • Connect 
  • Inspire 
  • Change

An award-winning organization offering unique educational expeditions to the Antarctic and the Arctic. Our mandate is to educate the world’s youth about the importance of the Polar Regions, support their continued growth and inspire and catalyze initiatives that contribute to global sustainability.

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Teacher at Sea

Teacher at Sea

SOI alumna, Émilie Hérbert-Houle, a teacher and current graduate student at the Université du Québec in environmental research, is a “Teacher at Sea” on the CCGS Louis S. St-Laurent, discovering more about Canada’s Arctic Ocean & extended continental shelf.

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Our Programs

Our Programs

The SOI Foundation runs a number of programs to deepen, enhance and accelerate the impacts of its core expedition program. SOI supports its alumni in their further growth and development and catalyses valuable projects and initiatives by connecting the people, ideas and funding.

Learn more about our programs