CO-OP Program: Student Eligibility

Funding Update (March 2024)

Applications are open for Spring & Summer 2024


We are pleased to offer placement opportunities for environmental students through funding from Employment and Social Development Canada.This Student Work-Integrated (SWP) CO-OP Program offers wage subsidies to eligible employers looking to hire students for meaningful environmental jobs in science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics (STEAM) or business. 

Are you completing the correct application? If you are currently enrolled at a post-secondary institution in Canada then please carry on. If you have graduated from your post-secondary program then please visit our full-time wage funding application. >>Wage Funding

Complete the following quiz questions to access the candidate application.

Students over the age of 30 are eligible for the SWP funding. 

Please note: All documents will be produced in the language of your choice in the application. Select the language you will feel at ease with reading contracts and reports. You can switch the language on the upper right side of your application now.

Veuillez noter que la totalité de vos documents suivront la langue de choix de votre candidature. Merci de sélectionner la langue dans laquelle vous serez le plus à l'aise (contrats et rapports) sur le côté droit en haut de votre candidature.

Personal email address (not a school email address):
First Name
Last Name
Are you already a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or have refugee status?
Are you currently enrolled in a Canadian post-secondary institution?
Are you looking for a co-op position related to the environment or working on environmental projects?
Please choose your preferred language before beginning your application.
Based on your language choice, all your contracts, communication and official documentation will be in that language. Once your application has been started it will not be possible to change your language preference. (Please consider who will be signing the contract when choosing the language preference).