Student Eligibility Criteria

Student must be:

  • Canadian citizen, permanent resident or have refugee status
  • Eligible to work in Canada
  • Enrolled in a either a coop program or found a placement outside of coop in either a Business Technology Management (BTM), Computer Science, Computer Systems Technology, Computer Engineering or alike area.
  • Not currently employed as a paid employee at the host employer


Company Name:
Company Contact Name:
Company Contact Email:
Work Term Start Date:
Work Term End Date:


PART 1: Participant Information




Date of Birth:


PART 2: Eligibility

Do you meet the student eligibility criteria outlined above?
Are you a first-year student?
Are you a full-time student?
Are you in a Business+Technology or Technology type program?
What is your residence status?

Refugee definition: A person who has been forced to leave their country to escape war, persecution or natural disaster.


PART 3: Information on Employment Equity

The following information is collected to determine your employer’s total eligible wage subsidy.

Note: responding to questions of gender, new immigrant, indigenous group are mandatory and is needed for program evaluation purposed and to determine the employer’s total wage subsidies.

New immigrant definition: a person who has moved from their country of origin to another country to become a citizen of the country and has been in that country for less than 5 years.

Check applicable answer.

New Immigrant
Indigenous Group
Person with a Disability

PART 4: Education

Type of post-secondary institution:
Name of post-secondary institution:


Field of Study:
Current Year of Study :

I the undersigned, give my consent to ITAC to release information contained in this form regarding my participating in the Career Ready Program to Employment and Social Development Canada (EDSC) which is the funder of this program. I acknowledge that the information is collected and administered with the Department of Employment and Social Development, Privacy Act and applicable laws, and that it may be used to determine my eligibility for the Career Ready Program and provided to ESDC for the evaluation and accountability of this program.

Sign below:

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