Type of Program:
Options Youth is an employment wage subsidy program funded by Service Canada and facilitated by the Saint Mary’s University Entrepreneurship Centre and Enactus Saint Mary’s. The program consist of personalized skill training and paid work placements to help Nova Scotian youth overcome barriers to enter the workforce.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is a 700 hour wage subsidy, covering up to $9/hr, up to a maximum of $6,300
When It Ends:
The applicant must:
The participant must be:
complete the online application form,
hire a participant who will engage in virtual training throughout the program
invoice the program each month,
provide monthly reports to the Project Manager.
No specific documentation has been identified.
Other Things to Note:
The Options Youth Program is an employment wage subsidy program, facilitated by the Saint Mary’s University Entrepreneurship Centre and funded by Service Canada.