The Government of Canada has introduced the Canada Student Service Grant to provide students with the opportunity to help in the fight against COVID-19 and earn up to $5,000 to pay for post-secondary education and other expenses!
For every 100 hours you volunteer through an opportunity listed on the “I Want To Help” platform, you will earn a $1,000 grant up to a maximum of $5,000!
Some of the in-person and virtual volunteer opportunities include:
- Digital Communications
- Web Programming/Development
- Community Outreach
- Peer-to-Peer Support
- Event Support/Planning
You are eligible to apply if:
- Are a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, refugee, First Nations, Metis, or Inuit that is 30 years old or younger,
- AND are enrolled part-time or full time in a recognized post-secondary education program in Spring/Summer 2020 or Fall 2020, or have completed post-secondary studies in December 2019 or later.
Volunteer between June 25, 2020, and October 31, 2020, to earn the Canada Student Service Grant. Learn more and view the opportunities now!