We connect employers with career-driven college and university interns to accelerate your business projects


To support new talent entering the sector, COVE facilitates a marine technology sector internship program for students across Canada to help support and grow your business.

  • Eligibility:
    • Open to any maritime / ocean-related business with an office in Nova Scotia
    • Provide a project-based work opportunity for an intern(s)
  • Employer Benefits:
    • Host a bright, competent post-secondary student (intern) for 16-week fulltime employment from May to August
    • Wage subsidy provided that supports a minimum intern wage of $21 / hr
    • Employer contribution of $7500 / intern
    • Intern recruitment
    • Human Resources and payroll services
    • Intern onboarding, professional development and ongoing support throughout the summer provided by COVE
    • Access to early career talent from interdisciplinary backgrounds

Expression of Interest forms due December 8, 2023.

Expression of Interest Form

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