YOUNG CANADA WORKS
Building Careers in Heritage
A first-work experience in arts practice, cultural management or arts administration!
Young Canada Works at Building Careers in Heritage (YCWBCH), a paid internship program administered by the Cultural Human Resources Council, is funded by the Department of Canadian Heritage as part of Canada’s Youth Employment Strategy. The internships provide a meaningful first-work experience for college and university graduates.
CHRC is seeking applications from employers in not-for-profit arts and culture organizations in Digital Media; Film and Broadcasting; Live Performing Arts; Music and Sound Recording; Visuals Arts and Crafts; Writing and Publishing; and Heritage.
Check out CHRC’s website in December 2020 for information on the launch of the next round of YCW Mentoring Youth in Culture internships; the internships will take place between April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022.
YOUNG CANADA WORKS aims to promote skills development, knowledge of Canadian achievements in the cultural sector and cultural heritage, and to enhance the employability of internship participants. The duration of the internship is from 16 to 52 weeks. Please note that CHRC does not administer a Summer Job program.
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If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, Lucie D’Aoust, CHRC Youth Internship Program Coordinator.