All Gearing Up student participants must be in an employment relationship with the employer. Please re-apply once this requirement can be met.

Gearing Up is the student work placement program for Canada’s mining sector. Wage subsidies up to $7,000 are available to employers who offer new co-op placements, internships, field placements, or applied projects to help solve particular problems for employers.

Applications are currently being accepted for placements in the 2022-2023 program year (April 2022-March 2023).

The Gearing Up web content and supporting resources are presently being updated with new program information and will be published shortly.

In the meantime, MiHR will contact you directly to share this information, following the review of your preliminary application.

All criteria are available in the Application Guide

Please add information about the position and number of spots for the specific job.

Have you accessed Gearing Up funding in the past?