CHRC's Youth Internship Program 2016-2017

Administered by CHRC, Young Canada Works (YCW) program, provides financial support to organizations and companies in the cultural sector that can offer a recent graduate the work experience necessary to increase job opportunities and contract work in Arts Administration and Arts Practice, including careers in the Performing arts sector.

  • The maximum YCW contribution per internship is $ 10,000 for a maximum of 52 weeks.
  • The duration of the internship: a minimum of 16 consecutive weeks / a maximum of 52 consecutive weeks.
  • The internship must take place between 1 April 2016 and 31 March 2017.
  • The deadline for application is 1 February 2016

In order to submit an application for an internship you must first create a YCW account online at You will need CHRC’s Employer Guide to complete the application. Please send questions in writing to