Congratulations You Have Been Selected As An Intern

Submitted 4 years ago by Dan Trepanier 

An example of the type of email the Post Secondary applicant will receive once selected as an Intern by the host organization.


Dear Applicant: Congratulations! We have just been notified by the mentor that you have been selected as the successful candidate for the opportunity you had applied for. Your new employer will contact you with next steps details. There are some required documentation you will need to provide to your employer to verify your eligibility to participate in the program.

In order to receive the wage subsidy reimbursement, you employer is responsible to ensure you are; 

  • up to, and including 30 years of age at the time of placement
  • a post-secondary graduate and can provide proof (2 yrs minimum) of college or university
  • unemployed or underemployed at the time of placement (yes that is a very subjective interpretation)
  • can commit to a full time internship
  • a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations
  • NOT in receipt of employment insurance (EI) benefits (at time of hire). The Social Insurance Number (SIN) on your Interns on-line application form will be used by Service Canada (the funder) to verify your program eligibility

You will be asked to provide 2 pieces of Government Issued ID and bring a copy of your Post Secondary Degree/Diploma and SIN (Social Insurance Number) Card. In the case of lost or stolen cards, we will accept a receipt signed by a Service Canada employee that can be requested when you apply for a replacement card.

Should you require any further information or assistance concerning the High Demand Youth Internship Program, please do not hesitate to Contact Internship Success Support Team

Note: This post is for illistrative purposes. An email is sent to each applicant along with the web link to the position details.