Small Business Internship Program

Important notice:

Please note that the Small Business Internship Program ended as of March 31, 2013.

The Small Business Internship Program enables small and medium-sized businesses to obtain funding to hire post-secondary students for 12-week full-time internships in a field related to information and communication technology.

Delivered by: Industry Canada

Eligibility Information

Businesses that wish to apply for funding must meet the following criteria:

  • be an established small or medium-sized business having fewer than 500 employees
  • be incorporated or a sole proprietorship and for profit
  • wish to enhance their e-business capability
  • contribute 25% of the student wages and related expenses

Application Information

Businesses must submit an application for funding to the Program delivery organization in their area.

Dates and Deadlines

The program will end as of March 31, 2013.