Our Internship Programs

Strengthen your organization and bridge young workers into the job market, across Canada and sectors.

As an employer, you can receive financial support to create valuable positions that will help you meet the future needs of the Canadian economy. You will also benefit from a skilled graduate or student joining your team and will help them gain the skills, abilities and experience they need to launch their career.

Funded by the Government of Canada as part of their Youth Employment and Skills Strategy helping young Canadians develop the skills and gain the experience they need to successfully transition into the labour market.

The Employer Experience

Step 1

Create your profile

You’ll need an employer profile to access our submission portal

Step 2

Complete your application

Once the 4-step application process is complete, you’ll secure your funding!

Step 3

Submit midterm reports

Once all required documents are submitted and reviewed, we’ll prepare your first subsidy payment.

Step 4

Submit final reports

Once all required documents are submitted and reviewed, we’ll prepare your final subsidy payment.

Our Programs

Clean Tech

Help build the green workforce! Get up to $25,000 to hire an intern

Status: Applications are open

Digital Tech

Stay relevant in this evolving digital world. Get up to $28,000 to hire and train an intern

Status: Applications are currently closed

Natural Resources

Let’s create a sustainable natural resources sector! Get up to $32,000 to hire and train an intern

Status: Applications are open.

Impact

Committed to Canada’s SDG efforts? Get up to $10,000 to hire an intern

Status: Applications are currently closed.

Are you an employer in long-term care?
Learn more about our Supportive Care Assistant Program.

What are people saying about Career Launcher?

Hear first-hand from the interns and employers who benefit from the program.

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“Excellent opportunity to gain my first work experience in a flexible setting. This first opportunity is often critical in launching a career, and for a recent graduate, the chance to learn a lot while making a major contribution to an exciting industry-related project is ideal.”

Michaël Morin
Forage LLE


A few of the great employers we have supported

Our funding helps them address labour shortages, diversify their workforce, and strengthen their industry.

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