Type of Program:
The Options Youth Program provides a significant wage subsidy to employers to assist their hiring of priority youth (age 15-30) in Nova Scotia.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is a $5/hour wage subsidy based on a 35hr work week for 20 weeks.
When It Ends:
The applicant must:
The participant must be:
complete the online application form,
interview and hire a qualified applicant,
invoice the program each month for their portion of the salary.
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.