VIATEC Member Companies! - Subsidize a Student Work Term with the BCIC Innovator Skills Initiative

The BCIC Innovator Skills Initiative (BCIC-ISI) is focused on fulfilling regional industry needs while preparing students to start companies, in addition to filling jobs.

Supporting funds are available for work terms beginning in September, so apply soon!


The BCIC-ISI offers BC-based technology companies access to:

top talent and skilled workers 
training of future employees 
resources for a project that will move their company forward 
the opportunity to showcase industry problems to future solution providers.
significant support in compensating students during their works terms

The aim of this program is to support mutually beneficial pairings between current BC post-secondary students and BC-based technology companies.

Vouchers ranging from $2,500 - $7,500 are available - companies must supply matching contribution.

Please see the program guidelines for information on application process, eligibility, key dates, payment terms, FAQ and more:

http://www.viatec.ca/document/2015/05/bcic-innovator-skills-initiative-program-guidelines

Contact Devan McCannel (dmccannel@viatec.ca) if interested, or with any questions.