The Federal Government has doubled the funding and extended the deadline to March 11th, 2016
Canada Summer Jobs Funding (Federal)
Canada Summer Jobs provides funding to not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers and small businesses with 50 or fewer employees to create summer job opportunities for young people aged 15 to 30 years, who are full-time students intending to return to their studies in the next school year
The application period to apply for additional funding from Canada Summer jobs is Jan 4 to Mar 11, 2016.
Not-for-profit employers are eligible to receive funding for up to 100% of the provincial or territorial adult minimum hourly wage.
Public and private sector employers are eligible to receive funding for up to 50% of the provincial or territorial adult minimum hourly wage.
For information on whether your organization is eligible and how to apply, please visit: http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/epb/yi/yep/programs/scpp.shtml.