MP, Peter Kent Announces Canada Summer Jobs Employer Applications Now Open

February 03, 2020

https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/services/funding/canada-summer-jobs.html

 

Application period is January 30 to February 24

 

As your Member of Parliament for Thornhill, I am happy to let you know the Canada Summer Jobs employer applications are now open and we are ready to kick off a new summer season for an opportunity to hire young Thornhill students wishing to gain valuable skills and workplace experience as they work toward a meaningful career. 

Starting now, not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers and private employers with up to 50 employees can apply for funding.

 

“Based on our past experience in Thornhill, Canada Summer Jobs program benefits our youth aged 15 to 30 giving them a chance to develop skills and gain work experience.  I am proud of the great success of the program here in Thornhill and look forward to another successful season for our youth” -- Peter Kent

 

I suggest you review the Thornhill Priorities

 

1)       Support for projects that offer programs and/or support to specific target groups such as Newcomers/Refugees

 

2)       Support for projects that offer programs and/or support a specific target groups such as Children and/or youth (eg. Summer Camps)

 

3)       Support for a specific type of project/such as supporting small businesses

 

4)       Support for projects in a specific economic sector such as/professional, scientific & technical services

 

 

5)       Support for a specific type of project/such as supporting not-for-profit organizations/ such as financial services, STEM, recreational/including children camps for religious organizations/underprivileged children & children with disabilities

 

 

My office staff will be pleased to assist you with any questions you may have.

 

Looking forward to another successful Summer Jobs season!