School Works Wage Subsidy

The School Works Program provides wage subsidies to employers to help them hire full-time students on part-time basis throughout the school year to provide opportunities for students to gain career-related work experience in the Basin.

Small businesses, non-profits, First Nations communities and local governments with business headquarters located within the Columbia Basin Trust region.

  1. The application process is online for the School Works Program. You will need to create an account. (If you have already created an account for a different Trust grant application, use that account).
  2. Read the Program Guide before beginning your online application form.
  3. Click on Apply Now to begin. Limit: one application per business/organization.
  4. You may save drafts and submit the form when it is complete.
  5. We assess the applications as they come in and continue until all funding has been committed. Don’t wait to submit.
  6. You will receive an email notification along with a copy of your submission after submitting.

Note: Applications are accepted on a first-received, first-served basis, are assessed as they come in, and will be accepted until all funding for the program has been committed.

Have questions? email This program is administered by College of the Rockies.

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