Due to the effects of COVID-19, the Cape Breton Partnership has put together a list of helpful resources.Find more information here.
Labour and Advanced Education – Innovate to Opportunity Hiring Incentive
Apply for a wage subsidy to help cover part of the cost of hiring a full-time recent Masters or PhD graduate for 3 years to work on export growth innovations for your business. Eligible work includes:
This program is available to small and medium-sized businesses with up to 500 full-time employees operating in Nova Scotia. To be eligible for the program, employers must create a new full-time position that:
The new hire must have successfully completed a master’s or PhD program at a recognized university within a year of the date the employer’s application is received.