No Fixed Amount
Type of Program:
The Energy Training Program helps postsecondary students and recent graduates get work experience in the energy sector by providing a hiring incentive for local businesses. Employers receive an incentive of 50 to 60% of the student or graduate’s wages for a 12 to 17-week work term.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is a:
- 150% wage subsidy (up to $7.50 an hour) for students and recent graduates;
- 260% wage subsidy (up to $9 an hour) for students or recent graduates who self-identify as Mi’kmaq or Indigenous, a woman in an underrepresented occupation, visible minority, African Nova Scotian or a person with a disability.
When It Ends:
Larger local companies may be considered for the program if funding is available.
complete the application form;
email applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail them to: Energy Training & Business Development Program Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources and Renewables Joseph Howe Building 1690 Hollis Street PO Box 2664 Halifax, NS B3J 3P7.
Applicants must submit the application form.
Other Things to Note:
The 2023 funding period is from 24 April 2023 to 18 August 2023.