Science Horizons Youth Internship (SHI)

We are looking for positions that would increase the supply of highly qualified scientific and technical professionals in the environmental sector with a strong STEM focus. These could be involved in projects surrounding but not limited to:

  • Water and the Environment
  • Air Pollution
  • Pollution and Waste Management
  • Wildlife, Plants and Species 
  • Environmental and Wildlife Enforcement
  • Climate Change

If this position has a strong tie to the Natural Resource sector please consider applying to our Youth Employed in Natural Resources wage funding.

Host Eligibility Assessment 

Employer Eligibility Assessment – Find Out If You Qualify for Funding for your New Junior Professional

ECO Canada, in partnership with the Government of Canada, is pleased to offers wage funding for employers looking to onboard young professionals. This program offer eligible employers up to 80% of salary to create meaningful environmental jobs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Here's how the program works:

  1. Complete the application
  2. Get your approval by our Employment Programs Team
  3. Recruit your new hire and have them apply
  4. Our Employment Programs Team will finalize the match with your new hire
  5. Start receiving funding installments at the scheduled times indicated on our agreement

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.


Email address:
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name:
Is your company Canadian owned or a Canadian subsidiary?
Which province are you located in?
Organization Postal Code
My organization anticipates that this position could become permanent in nature.
Is this new position related to the environment or an environmental project?
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).