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Funding for Employers – The Get Youth Working Program

The Get Youth Working Program is now accepting funding applications from employers in the Tourism and Hospitality Sector. The Program, funded by the Government of Canada through the Canada-British Columbia Job Fund, offers employers a $2,800 wage subsidy to hire and train eligible youth 15 to 29 years of age. The funding helps BC Youth … Read More


Receive Government Funding to Hire a Student for the Summer

Looking to employ a student? Funding is now available for the 2018 Canada Summer Jobs! Canada Summer Jobs provides funding to help employers create summer job opportunities for young people aged 15 to 30 years, who are full-time students intending to return to their studies in the next school year. Not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers and … Read More


Culinary Arts Among In-Demand Programs Added to B.C. Grants Eligibility

Programs to train cooks, chefs and bakers are now eligible under the B.C. Access Grant for Labour Market Priorities. Program eligibility under the B.C. Completion Grant and the B.C. Loan Forgiveness Grant has also expanded. “Student aid grants encourage students to study in-demand programs, including the culinary arts, and pursue occupations in under-served or designated … Read More

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