Youth Internships

YMCA Digital Skills Youth Internship Program

The YMCA Digital Skills Youth Internship Program (DSYIP) offers fully subsidized internships for 16 weeks to unemployed/underemployed post-secondary graduates under the age of 30 across Canada. The program provides a subsidy reimbursement of $16.00/hour for up to 40 hours per week, plus 4% vacation pay as well as MERCs to eligible employers/host organizations.

The program's main objective is to enable unemployed or under-employed young Canadians under the age of 30 to acquire the digital skills and experience they need to meet the needs of a knowledge-based economy. The positions that require digital skills are diverse - social media, graphic design, online marketing, computerized accounting, etc. Internships can start as of now. For program eligibility, internship details and to submit an application, please visit, email or call 416-928-3362 ext. 22620.

Funded by Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC).