Employer Subsidies and Grants
Scientific Research and Experimental Development Tax Credit
Provides a 10 per cent tax credit to qualifying corporations--claimed when filing the T2 Corporation Income Tax Return.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Undergraduate Student Research Awards
Maximum funding available is $4,500 for four months to support hiring students. Up to 10 awards can be given to an approved company per year. The award goes to the student of an approved company.
Applications should be submitted at least four weeks prior to the student's start date.
Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP)
To learn more about this subsidy, please call to find an IRAP regional office near you or visit the IRAP homepage. Your regional IRAP office representative will consult with you and assess whether your organization is eligible.
Summer Career Placements
Canada Summer Jobs
Funding available to approved employers of up to 50 per cent of minimum wage for private and public companies, and up to 100 per cent of the minimum wage for non-profit organizations.