Science Horizons Youth Internship Program (Science Horizons)

Science Horizons supports green jobs for youth by providing wage subsidies to eligible employers to hire interns in environmental and clean technology sectors. Interns must be recent college or university graduates in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM).

I want to hire an intern

Yes, I want to apply for a Science Horizons wage subsidy of up to $15,000 to hire an environmental or clean-technology intern!

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I want to be an intern

Yes, I want to apply for a Science Horizons internship so that I can gain valuable work experience in an environmental or clean-technology opportunity!

Apply to be an intern:

Science Horizons intern

“This employment has afforded me many opportunities, experiences and responsibilities which have supplemented my skill set.” Hannah: Science Horizons Intern with the Hammond River Angling Association

Since 1997, Science Horizons has supported over 2000 internship opportunities across Canada.

Part of the Government of Canada’s Youth Employment Strategy (YES), Science Horizons helps young people gain the skills, abilities, and work experience they need to find and maintain good employment. YES has a new focus on green jobs for youth, to help young Canadians gain valuable work experience, learn about our natural environment and contribute to economic growth in environmental and clean technology sectors. 

Science Horizons wage subsidies are available through:


Science Horizons Youth Internship

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