CPRA Green Jobs Grant
Green Jobs Initiative Summer 2019 – Deadline February 22nd!
CPRA is now accepting applications for Summer 2019 Green Jobs! Through this program, CPRA will fund 600 jobs next summer, with eligible organizations receiving a 50% wage subsidy for students up to a maximum of $5,712.00 per job.
In order to be eligible for funding, hired youth must have been registered as full-time students this academic year, and must intend to return to school full time next academic year. Jobs can take place anytime between April 1st, 2019 and August 30th, 2019, and vary in length from 4-16 weeks.
Jobs can range from park/trail maintenance work, to planning green initiatives for next summer, to undertaking surveys and more.
Read the success story from Delta, BC.
To learn more about the program, please visit the CPRA website or contact your Regional Project Manager.
Applications are due February 22, 2019.
Green Jobs Initiative Fall 2019
Applications will launch is Spring 2019
CPRA has secured funding to support an additional 100 jobs in Fall 2019!