FUNDING – Access funding to hire a summer co-op student from UBC iSchool

by | 14 January 2021

Access funding to hire a summer co-op student from UBC iSchool.

It’s a great time to recruit from us, as you may qualify for funding to hire a summer student – read below.

We’re actively posting jobs for work terms starting in May, and students learning the latest in library, information management, and archival fields can be an ideal fit for your special projects or short-term vacancies.

Students are available for 4 or 8-month paid, full-time work terms from the UBC School of Information, ranked first in the world for graduate education in library and information management.

Types of Jobs UBC iSchool Students Perform:

·        Archives & Records Management                             

·        Library & Information Services

·        Preservation & Digitization of Information            

·        Information & Data Analysis                                      

·        Qualitative & Quantitative Research

·        Information Systems

·        UX & Information Design                                            

·        Information Policy

Funding for Hiring Summer Co-op Students

Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ)

CSJ provides funding for not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers, and small businesses with 50 or fewer employees to create high-quality job opportunities for youth between the ages of 15-30.

Application deadline: January 29, 2021

Click for program details.

Young Canada Works (YCW)

YCW funding enables the creation of summer job opportunities in the fields of arts, culture, heritage, and official languages.

(1) Young Canada Works in Heritage Organizations: Deadline January 22, 2021

(2) Young Canada Works in Both Official Languages: Deadline February 3, 2021

Click for program details.

Talent Opportunities Program

Funding is open to registered Canadian businesses or not-for-profit organizations located anywhere in Canada, operating in virtually any sector. Ongoing applications are open for summer and fall 2021.

Click for program details.

Getting in Touch

To post a job or to discuss your individual hiring needs, please contact:

Anna Jubilo

Co-op Education Manager, School of Information | UBC Arts Co-op Program

The University of British Columbia

604.822.4223 |  |

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