Canada Summer Jobs 2018 – Now Accepting Applications

For many years now, the Canada Summer Jobs Program provides funding for not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers and small businesses with 50 or fewer employees to create summer job opportunities for students aged 15 to 30.


The application period for Summer 2018 runs from December 19, 2017 to February 2, 2018.

Employers can complete and submit their applications online, by mail or in person (note that faxed applications are not accepted).

To support employers, the Canada Summer Jobs 2018 Applicant Guide is available online. This guide provides instructions on filling out an application, eligibility requirements, and assessment criteria.

If you have any specific questions or need some clarification on the application in general, you can contact Service Canada officials at 1-800-935-5555 for information.

Notification of approved applicants will begin in April 2018, with April 23rd being the earliest start date for students.

Quick Links:

Canada Summer Jobs Program Website