Youth Opportunities

Be sure to follow us on social media @ACGCNow and sign up for our bulletins for the most up-to-date opportunities!  Also, check out our event page!

Oceans Youth Innovation Challenge

Follow these steps and you could win the chance to present your innovative idea to protect our oceans to G7 ministers in Canada this fall!  The challenge is open until May 22, 2018.

#MyDevG7 Instagram Video Contest

Global Affairs Canada wants to know how youth can help end global poverty!? Winners get a one-on-one Skype conversation with Minister Bibeau! Find out the rules and take the challenge!

Help Build a Youth Policy for Canada!

The Government of Canada is committed to developing a Youth Policy for Canada and they want to hear what is important to you. Check out and share what matters most to you and your friends – whether it be health, environment, gender equality or anything else you want to share. Follow #Cdayouthaction to get the latest and have your say.

Canada Service Corps:  Government of Canada

Young Canadians want big things for themselves, their communities and their country. That’s why the Government of Canada is building a program that gives YOU the opportunity to serve, while learning valuable skills and gaining experience. Service is a commitment to yourself and the community in which you serve, to build a better Canada.

Apply for Program through one of 10 Canadian youth service organizations OR Apply for a grant worth $250-$1500 to create meaningful opportunities for youth to give back in your own community!


Challenge International Innovate ME Internships

Are you a young person between the ages of 19-30 looking to advance your career while making a positive impact on the world? Innovate ME provides employment training and career development opportunities to young people through dynamic overseas internship placements! Check out their website and learn more!

SCiP Internships

The Serving Communities Internship Program (SCiP) brings Alberta’s nonprofit organizations and post-secondary students together to make a difference in their communities through skill-based opportunities providing mutual benefit to both nonprofit organizations and post-secondary students:


  • Nonprofit organizations gain added talent and human capacity so that they can better achieve their missions.
  • Post-secondary students gain skills, experience, and networks, along with a $1000 bursary, so that they can better achieve their missions.

Explore the many SCIP internship options today!