The Internship Experience
Gain critical skills and build a better future for your community.
Career Launcher internships give you access to meaningful work experience and training, giving you the skills needed in Canada’s ever-evolving economy. Students and grads get real-world experience in our clean tech, digital tech, natural resources and ImpAct internships.
Funded by the Government of Canada as part of their Youth Employment and Skills Strategy, which helps young Canadians develop the skills and gain the experience they need to successfully transition into the labour market.
Stay tuned throughout your internship for opportunities to connect with other interns and access free webinars.
What you need to know
The minimum eligibility criteria for interns are:
- Between the ages of 15-30 (inclusive) at the start of the internship
- Canadian citizen, permanent resident or person granted refugee status in Canada*
- Legally allowed to work according to the relevant provincial and Canadian legislation and regulations
*Refugee protection must be conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. Persons awaiting refugee status, as well as those who hold a temporary visitor visa, student visa or work visa, are ineligible to participate in a Youth Employment and Skills Strategy initiative.
Each internship program has additional intern requirements complete this eligibility quiz to confirm which internship you qualify for.