Amount: 60% cost-share, up to a maximum of $150,000 contribution under this initiative per business.
Grants for British Columbia
Student Work Placement
Through the following program employers can apply for wage subsidies to help them hire post-secondary students across Canada.
- Up to $5,000 for every student you hire through the program
- Up to $7,000 for every student you hire that is in their first year or is from an under-represented group including:
- women in STEM
- persons with disabilities
- newcomers; and
- Indigenous students
- As a COVID-19 measure, subsidy is offered at 75% coverage (maximum $7500) for all students, until March 2021.
Amount: Up to $10 million in total per year per applicant.
Amount: Up to 50% of eligible costs, to a maximum of $40,000.
Amount: Up to 50% of the cost of the proof of concept plan to a maximum of $100,000 during the Program Period (not to exceed 12 months). The applicant will be required to contribute 50% of the cost over the Program Period.