The students are aged 9-18, but 8 years old and 19 years old students have also participated.

Between 70-90 students participate each year and they come from between 20-25 countries. It is a very international group.

The students have very different former Norwegian language experience – ranging from beginners to those who talk, write and read Norwegian well.

Motivation for attending varies also:

  • Learn Norwegian
  • Meet new friends with the same background
  • Meet friends from previous summers
  • Enjoy many fun sports and outdoor activities
  • Develop the Norwegian part of their identity
  • Experience a Norwegian summer
  • Participate in an international environment