Canada Summer Jobs

Canada Summer Jobs provides funding for not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers, and small businesses with 50 or fewer employees to create summer job opportunities for students between the ages of 15 and 30.

The Basics:

  • Canada Summer Jobs is focused on creating jobs that not only meet the needs of eligible employers, but benefit students looking to gain work experience.
  • Support is given to organizations that provide important community services.
  • Recognition is given to the fact that local circumstances, community needs, and priorities vary widely.

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Other Youth Employment Programs:

  • Employers and organizations can apply for funding to assist youth facing barriers to employment through the Skills Link program.
  • Employers and organizations can apply for funding to create career-related work experiences for post-secondary graduates through the Career Focus program.
  • Students and recent graduates can apply for summer jobs and internship opportunities through the Young Canada Works program at Canadian Heritage and Parks Canada.