The Student Work-Integrated Learning Program is an initiative to increase the job-readiness of students
registered in STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) or business programs at Canadian postsecondary institutions.
Eligible applicants: Employers within the biotechnology industry or employers in any industry that are hiring for a job role with a biotechnology focus.
Requirements for Students:
Eligible participants: Students registered in a STEM or business program at a Canadian post-secondary institution.
The program consists of two components: co-op wage subsidies to a maximum of $7,000 and curricula enhancements to better align biotechnology programs at post-secondary institutions with the needs of Canada’s bio-economy.
Does the employer need to have a candidate before hiring?
Check with SWPP contact for details.
How to Apply:
Contact Mary at 1-866-243-2472, ext. 222 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or contact Colleen, ext. 221 or email@example.com.
Applications for 2018-2019 co-op placements are no longer being accepted. Please continue to visit our website for program updates early Feb.
For more information click here.
CEWIL SWPP Contact:
- Doug Gallant - Dalhousie University (U)
- David Hall – Algonquin College (C)