Careers and Opportunities

Bridging the Gap Scholarship

Up to twelve Bridging the Gap Scholarships are available in Canada, each in the amount of C$10,000 which will be paid upon completion of a summer internship. Scholarship recipients will also receive an offer of paid employment for a 2022 summer position at TD Securities in Sales & Trading, Investment Banking or Infrastructure. Recipients will also receive a business mentor at the time of offer.

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PwC Canada Scholarship

This scholarship will provide financial support to post-secondary students who are Black, Indigenous and/or Persons with Disabilities, studying in accounting, business and/or STEM and demonstrate our five PwC Professional attributes.

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Ontario Summer Company

Get money and advice to run a summer business in Ontario. You can receive up to $3000 if eligible.

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Black Canadian Scholarship Fund

This is a $6000 scholarship for black Canadian students graduating from high school.

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Johnson Scholarship Program

Johnson will award 50 scholarships each valued at $1,000 to students attending a post-secondary educational institution in Canada in the fall of 2021.

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Sobey's Food for Thought Scholarship

This scholarship of $2000 ($1000 for groceries) is open to students and parents/guardians of students enrolled in a Canadian university, college or high school (excluding Quebec).

Minimum of 16 years of age or older as of the date of entry.

View the application form for more details.

Federal Student Work Experience Program (FSWEP)

Get valuable and meaningful experience working for the top student employer in Canada! Explore hundreds of career paths and thousands of jobs that the Government of Canada has to offer across the country.

Work in English, French or both, depending on the job!

Schulich Business Excellence Academy

The Schulich Business Excellence Academy is a business education and mentorship program supporting 60 Black and Indigenous Ontario high school students. The sessions will be virtual and consist of a combination of guest speaker lectures, activities, and material overview. This initiative will launch in the Summer 2021 term and will run Monday to Thursday evenings for four weeks in July during after-work hours.

Trellis Sustainability Project

The Trellis Sustainability Project is focused on creating a virtual platform for people across Canada to support the development of sustainable habits over two months.

613-819 Black Hub

The 613-819 Black Hub regularly brings people of African descent in Ottawa-Gatineau together to coordinate volunteer-led efforts to address anti-Black racism through systemic change primarily in education, justice, employment, business and politics.

Black Canadians

The Black Canadian Network aka “Black Canadians” is an initiative of the Diversity Advancement Network, a non-profit organization with a national and global mandate to promote literacy, integration and economic empowerment of all people, especially minority groups and marginalized communities.

Black Ottawa Connect

BOC aims to provide a safe space for the Black Communities in Ottawa and Gatineau to be able to come together, share resources, educate and empower one another for full participation in all aspects of Canadian society. Black Ottawa Connect is a non-profit organization on a mission to give Black people a space to gather, to heal & to thrive.

Black Therapist List

Black Therapist List is a growing directory of black therapists practicing in Canada of many different designations and expertise.

It was created so that black people who are seeking mental health support could have one central hub to locate black therapists.

Caribbean African Canadian Social Services

CAFCAN is a registered charitable organization whose primary focus is on building and strengthening the service framework for African Canadian children, youth and families through culturally safe individual and group counselling supports, case management services, employment services, youth mentorship, and youth outreach programs.

Caribbean Canadian Association of Waterloo Region

The Caribbean Canadian Association of Waterloo Region is a non-profit organization serving Waterloo Region’s Caribbean community. Organized in 1975, we are committed to strengthening and enhancing the quality of life of families and individuals by providing culturally sensitive programs, support, resources, education and training.

CEE Centre For Young Black Professionals

The CEE Centre For Young Black Professionals is a Toronto based charity that is dedicated to addressing the economic and social barriers that affect Black youth ages 14 and over who are not in employment, education, or training (NEET).

Cote des Neiges Black Community Association

The Cote des Neiges Black Community Association (CDNBCA) proudly serves Montreal's Black community by offering programs and support services particularly designed for English-speaking youth, families, and seniors. With the support of corporate donations and private contributions, we reach the most vulnerable members from communities of color.

Jamaica Association of Montreal

The Jamaica Association of Montreal aims to assist in improving and enhancing the quality of life for the Jamaican Community.

UNDPAD Push Coalition

The Mission of the The United Nations Decade for People of African Descent (UNDPAD) Push Coalition is to advance the objectives, pillars and adoption of Special Measures as stated in the UN International Decade of People of African Descent in Canada.

West Island Black Community Association WIBCA

From Town Hall Meetings with elected officials to discussion groups and anti-racism workshops, WIBCA is committed to doing its part in the fight against systemic racism.