NB 2019 SEED now open

Summer job applications for the Student Employment Experience Development (SEED) program are now available in New Brunswick.

Quick Facts.

  • The SEED program provides experiential learning opportunities for students during the summer months.
  • The placement must: be up to nine consecutive weeks for college and high school students and up to 14 consecutive weeks for university students; be completed by Sept. 6; provide a minimum of 35 hours per week; not start before receiving formal approval; not displace or replace permanent employees on layoff, parental leave, sick leave or in a part-time position; not convert a part-time position to a full-time position; and, not already be funded by another federal or provincial government job creation program.
  • For the nonprofit sector and First Nations communities, 100% of minimum wage for 35 hours a week will be subsidized.
  • For the private sector and municipalities, 50% of minimum wage for 35 hours a week will be subsidized.\
  • Employers can hire up to four students who have a SEED voucher.
  • 100% of the wage subsidy will be provided upfront at the beginning of the contract.
  • The deadline is March 31.

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