CPRA has just announced that funding has been secured for the 2021 CPRA Green Jobs Initiative (grants worth up to $5,712). The 2021 Green Jobs Initiative will provide direct financial support (via 50% wage subsidies) to local governments (municipalities, Indigenous communities, etc.) and other sector organizations, to support 700 jobs for youth (ages 15 to 30) that focus on green career-related activities.
CPRA is now accepting applications for Summer 2021 Green Jobs.
Applications received by June 25, 2021 will be considered as part of a rapid intake.
All Summer 2021 applications are due by July 9, 2021.
Green Jobs Funding will continue to be provided until all available funding has been used. Funding will be approved for Summer, Fall and Winter positions.
This program is funded by the Government of Canada.