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Career-Launcher Internships

The CICan Career-Launcher Internship program connects employers with skilled grads by providing up to $20,000 towards an intern’s salary.

Our Internship Programs

Career-Launcher Internships facilitate the transition of highly-skilled postsecondary grads to a rapidly changing labour market.

Funded by Environment and Climate Change Canada’s Science Horizons Youth Internship Program. Learn more.

Funded by Natural Resources Canada’s Green Jobs – Science and Technology Internship Program. Learn more.

Funded by Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada’s Digital Skills for Youth Internship Program. Learn more.

Don’t miss out!

  • Hire a grad to support your applied research projects or initiatives
  • Encourage your industry partners to hire your grads
  • Tell your grads to apply to paid internships in exciting sectors

Subsidies are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.

Natural Resources Internship Testimonial:
Algonquin College

Fast Facts

  • 95% of past employers and interns recommend participating in the program
  • 85% of those who have completed their paid internship are now employed or continuing their education.
  • 60 grads were hired as interns by CICan members or their industry partners
  • 1110 interns will be place in subsidized internships by March 2020

Funded By

The Government of Canada as part of the Youth Employment Strategy