About the Science Horizons Youth Internship Program

The Science Horizons Youth Internship Program provides wage subsidies to eligible employers across Canada to hire university, college and polytechnic graduates for internships in the environmental science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.

Up to $25,000 in funding for wage subsidies and up to $5,000 in funding for skills development, training, and wrap-around services are available to eligible employers.

Internship opportunities lasting 6 to 12 months provide youth hands-on experience working on environmental projects.

Two female youth working in a science lab


In 2020-2021, the Science Horizons Youth Internship Program helped over 900 young graduates across Canada obtain practical work experience in Canada’s green economy.

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Should you have any questions on the Program, contact us at: science.horiz@ec.gc.ca.

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