Canada Summer Jobs wage subsidy

Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) provides wage subsidies to employers from not-for-profit organizations, the public sector, and private sector organizations with 50 or fewer full-time employees, to create quality summer work experiences for young people aged 15 to 30 years.

Accepting applications until January 12, 2023 11:59 am (Pacific Standard Time)

Applicant resources

Local Priorities by province, territory and constituency

Find your local priorities by searching for the constituency where the job will take place.

National priorities

National priorities are established to help the program achieve its objectives.

Articles of Agreement

Details on the information and supporting documentation that Service Canada requires to assess your application.

Employer and Employee Declaration

You must complete this form within seven days of the beginning of the Canada Summer Jobs funded employment.

Employers approved for funding

Once approved, the list of employers approved is available. Search for employers that have been approved for Canada Summer Jobs funding to hire youth.

Organizations funded

Organizations that received funding and the number of jobs they created.


Features for youth

About the program

Canada Summer Jobs is a program under the Youth Employment and Skills Strategy, which aims to provide flexible and holistic services to help all young Canadians develop the skills and gain paid work experience to successfully transition into the labour market.

Learn more about the Youth Employment and Skills Strategy

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