Multiple international camps are offered each year.  Global Encounters camps are held in June, July, and August in Kenya, India, and Pakistan. Global Encounters: Expedition programmes are held in December and January in India and East Africa. All programmes are open to:


  • Intellectually curious and civic-minded young people who demonstrate leadership, strive for excellence, and have a commitment to serve their communities and countries;Ismaili Muslim youth between the ages of 15 and 17 years by 1st June of the programme year;
  • Students who have completed at least one year of secondary school, and who will still be enrolled in secondary school upon returning from Global Encounters;
  • Youth who speak English proficiently.

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2020 season. Applications for 2021 camps will open in November 2020.