Thank you for your interest in MiHR’s Gearing Up wage subsidy program. Placement applications are no longer being accepted for this fiscal year (April 1, 2022, to March 31, 2023) as the program has reached capacity. Applications for next fiscal year (April 1, 2023, to March 31, 2024) may be submitted in the spring of 2023. Please monitor our website and social media platforms for updates.

All criteria are available in the Application Guide

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