Entête Folie Technique


Located on the Polytechnique Montréal campus, this summer science camp provides young people aged 7 to 17 with the opportunity to explore the worlds of science, mathematics, engineering and technology through creative, fun and innovative activities.

Throughout the week, campers will be given the chance to take part in many activities, watch astonishing demonstrations, and carry out a major project on the theme of their choice. Campers will also be able to impress parents and friends with their scientific and creative genius at the end-of-camp show every Friday.

What you get at the Folie Technique summer science camp:

  • A day camp certified by the Association des camps du Québec (ACQ) and member of Actua
  • Free childcare services in the morning and evening (8 to 9 a.m. and 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.)
  • Original experiments and creations to bring home every week
  • A day camp T-shirt
  • Qualified, competent camp leaders
  • Cafeteria service (charges applied)
  • Special access to Polytechnique Montréal


Duration Before April 15th, 2018 Starting April 16th, 2018
1 Week 195$ 210$
2 Weeks 375$ 405$
3 Weeks 555$ 600$
4 Weeks 735$ 795$
5 Weeks 915$ 990$
6 Weeks 1095$ 1185$
7 Weeks 1275$ 1380$

2018 Calendar

  7-8 years 9-10 years  11-13 years 14 year+
June 25th - 29th A B-D-C E-F E+ - I - F
July 2nd - 6th A C-D-F C-D-F B - I
July 9th - 13th A D*-E-F B-D*-F F - H - K
July 16th - 20th A B-E-F C-D-E E+ - F+
July 23rd - 27th A D-E-F C-D-F D - F+
July 30th - August 3th A B*-C-F B*-D-E J - G
August 6th - 10th A C-D B-F B - G

A : Multi-science
B : Biochemistry
C : Astrophysic
D : Architecture and Civil Engineering
E : Electrical
E+ : Advanced Electrical
F : Computer Science
F+ : Advanced Computers Science 14-17 years (2 weeks)
G : Aeronautics 14-17 years (2 weeks)
H : Aerospace 14-17 years
I : Mechanics 14-17 years (2 weekss)
J : Industrial engineering and its applications in the environment
K : Biomedical 14-17 years (Date will be determined)
*100 % girls week 9-12 years


A typical day

Camp is in session from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. Campers stretch their legs outside for an hour after lunch. Please note that welcome monitors are on site from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Before 8 a.m., nobody is present on the camp site, and after 5:30, supplementary childcare fees are charged to latecomers.

Payment methods

All payments must be made by cash, by credit card through the registration website Amilia, or by cheque made out to Folie Technique. For the last option, please write your child’s name on the cheque and either mail it to the following address or bring it directly to the Folie Technique office (C-237.1). The confirmation of your child’s registration will be sent by e-mail. To guarantee your spot, payment must be made before June 15th.

Mailing address
Folie Technique
CP 6079
Succursale Centre-ville
Montréal, (Qc.), H3C 3A7

Cancellation and refund

Folie Technique will apply an additional 15 % fee to all cancellations pre-dating June 2nd and an additional 30 % fee to those post-dating June 1st. The fee will be applied to the total amount of the cancellation. Please note that no refund will be granted less than 7 days before the first day of the week your child is registered in. In addition, only a member of the camp management is authorized to make the cancellation and refund.

Meal service

For lunch and snacks, a cafeteria service is available at a cost of $10 a day or 50$ per week. The cafeteria meal includes two snacks a day and a full meal at lunch hour (beverage, soup, bread, main course and dessert). Otherwise, your child should bring a boxed lunch. Please include an ice pack to keep your child’s meal cool. Microwaves are available for them to reheat their food.