How it works

You could get an 8-week summer job working with the Ministry of Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry and/or an Indigenous community or organization – for up to 3 summers in a row.


  • do hands-on work in natural resource management
  • get minimum wage
  • get education, training and coaching
  • develop personal and professional skills

Who is eligible

You are eligible if you are:

  • a person who self-identifies as an Indigenous person (First Nation, Inuit or Métis)
  • a student
  • between 15-24 years old (up to 29 for persons with a disability)

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