Canada partners 1,200 paid interns with small businesses, non-profits

August 8, 2018

The Government of Canada has announced that it will provide 1,200 graduates with paid internships. A news release states that graduates will be paired with small businesses and non-profit organizations that will provide on-the-job training in digital skills and problem solving. “As the economy changes and becomes increasingly knowledge-based, digital skills have never been more critical,” stated Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development. “Our government is proud to deliver a program that will help 1,200 Canadians gain meaningful work experience and develop digital literacy required for the middle-class jobs of tomorrow.” Canada