Education and outreach

Through scholarships, publications, gifted youth programming, events like Colloquium, and our Mensa for Kids website, the Mensa Foundation provides educational opportunities available worldwide.

A Timeless Intelligence

Tetreault’s 2020 book, Insight Into a Bright Mind: A Neuroscientist’s Personal Stories of Unique Thinking, explores groundbreaking research examining the experiences of unique, creative, and intense brains through interviews, storytelling, and literary science, while advocating for new directions of human diversity and neurodiversity.

Mensa Foundation ColloquiumGiftedness Across the Lifespan: The Talent and Potential of Neurodiversity

The Mensa Foundation's work to better understand and support intelligence and giftedness across the lifespan will continue with Colloquium 2023. The focus will be on the talent and potential of neurodiversity.

Conversations with Mensa podcast series

Conversations with Mensa takes the new ideas and fresh insights shared through the Foundation's activities and presents them to the general public in an easy-to-use format.

Support for Gifted Youth

The Mensa Foundation has a strong commitment to supporting educational outreach and social stimulation for gifted young people everywhere.