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!

 

University of Alberta:  Community Service Learning

Are you a University of Alberta student, interested in Community Service Learning?  ACGC partners with the UofA to offer CSL students placements in our organization, either through a credited course, or as a self-designed non-credit opportunity.

Visit the University of Alberta CSL site for more information.  Contact projects@acgc.ca if you have an internship idea you’d like to carry out!

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!

Visit www.canada.ca/canadaservicecorps 

Between 18 and 30? Apply to attend the Y7 Summit!

pply to Attend the Youth 7 Summit, the youth-focused engagement group of the G7. Canadians 18-30 with an extraordinary record of accomplishment & genuine commitment to service are encouraged to apply. Apply by February 25, 2018.

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!

Ideas for Action Competition

Ideas for Action is a youth competition centred around financing sustainable development. Every year, students and young professionals from around the world participate to design ideas for financing and implementing the Sustainable Development Goals.  Winners of the competition present their ideas during the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Annual Meetings, receive support from a dedicated startup accelerator, and benefit from unique networking opportunities. Find out the details and apply by February 28

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!