Deadline extended for Canada Summer Jobs funding

Canada Summer Jobs provides funding to help employers create summer job opportunities for students. It is designed to focus on local priorities, while helping both students and their communities.

Funding is available for small businesses with 50 or fewer employees to 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. More than $220 Million in funding is available.

The application period for Canada Summer Jobs 2016 has been extended until March 11, 2016. For details and application go to