Grants & Funding

Career Focus Local and Regional Projects

Career Focus provides funding for employers and organizations to design and deliver a range of activities that enable youth make more informed career decisions and develop their skills. Priority is given to work experience in growth sectors. Career Focus aims to:

  • increase the supply of highly qualified workers;
  • facilitate the transition of highly-skilled young people to a rapidly changing labour market;
  • promote the benefits of advanced studies; and
  • Demonstrate federal leadership by investing in the skills required to meet the needs of the knowledge economy.

Eligible applicants include:

  • businesses;
  • organizations (including not-for-profit);
  • public health and educational institutions;
  • band or tribal councils, Aboriginal organizations; and
  • municipal governments.

Life & Community


Service Canada People Serving People

Phone: 1-800-935-5555