02 Dec Request for Proposal – Youth Corps Summer 2017 – Host Projects
Clean Foundation is NOW accepting project proposals for the NS Youth Corps Summer 2017 Season from Community Partners. The Youth Corps provides full-time students, ages 15-30, with hands-on paid environmental internships throughout Nova Scotia. Interns gain countless transferable skills for life-long learning while making a positive impact in their communities and the environment. Interns work on projects created and submitted by organizations, municipalities and companies while Clean provides the financial (75% subsidy), administrative and HR support. Since 1989, this program has graduated thousands of skilled, knowledgeable leaders into the green economy.
All interns are paid and work full-time (35 per week). There are three streams to the program:
a. 15-week Aboriginal Leadership
b. 15-week Post-Secondary
c. 9-week High School
Please visit their website for the application guide, form, appendices and general program information. The Application Guide provides a detailed explanation on how to fill out the application and its appendices in their entirety.
The full application (application form and 3 attached appendices) is due to Morgan Book firstname.lastname@example.org, by midnight January 8th 2017 via email.
Lastly, they have recently launched their new promotional video which you can find here which encapsulates the program and its positive impact. Attached you will find an infographic Snapshot of the 2016 season; another successful summer!