Co-op Wage Subsidy

The School Works: Co-op Wage Subsidy provides wage subsidies to employers in the Basin region to help them hire post-secondary students enrolled in full-time education and participating in a recognized university or college co-op education program.

Eligible applicants include small businesses, non-profits, local governments and First Nations communities in the Basin region.

This intake is now open.

  1. Read the Program Guide before beginning your application form.
  2. Click on Apply Now to begin. Limit: one application per business.
  3. You may save drafts and submit the form when it is complete.
  4. We assess the applications as they come in and continue until all funding has been committed.
  5. You will receive an email notification along with a copy of your submission after submitting.

To discuss your needs, call toll free 1.877.489.2687 ext. 3584 or email This program is administered by College of the Rockies.

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