Financial assistance for hiring students

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About the Program


Get a wage subsidy to cover up to 50% of the costs of a work term placement with a maximum of $5,000 or 70% of the costs with a maximum of $7,000 for underrepresented students, that provides post-secondary students with digital learning , with maximum coverage for first-year students or those in under-represented groups

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Maximum: $7,000

Non-repayable- More Information


Funding Limits

This program will cover a maximum of 70% of eligible costs.


  •  Applications must be from a registered business or Not-for-profit organization that provides a student with a meaningful work placement which includes a Digital or Technology component and uses technology in some capacity
  • The student has domestic status and is enrolled in a program at a Canadian accredited post-secondary institution, during the work placement period. Please refer to our Student Program Guide for more details

How to apply

Give your application the best chance at approval. AKR Consulting has an 99% approval rating across all<u> Canadian funding programs.</u>

For any inquiry, please call: AKR Consulting Canada at 905-678-6368


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