Students in Business Technology Management, Computer Science, Computer Systems Technology, Computer Engineering or similiar programs are eligible for co-op funding through the Career Ready program with the Information Technology Association of Canada: https://itactalent.ca/careerready.
Deadline to apply for the Fall 2018 work term is Friday, August 17, 2018. The program provides up to 50% (to a maximum of $5,000) of a work term student’s pay in wage subsidies to employers.
Employers that hire students from underrepresented groups including women in STEM, Indigenous students, recent immigrants, persons with disabilities, and first-year students may also qualify for additional funding (up to 70% or $7,000).
If you have questions you can contact the Co-op office or contact Marc-André Léger at:
Marc-André Léger, MBA, MScA, Adm.A.
Gestionnaire de programme ITAC Talent, Québec et l’Atlantique /
Program Manager, ITAC Talent, QC and the Atlantic provinces