High school and post-secondary students working seasonal jobs in Seafood Processing, Agriculture or Aquaculture can earn a $1000-$2000 bonus by working a minimum of 250 hours (high school student and recent grade 12 grads) or 500 hours (post-secondary students).
Students returning to high school in the fall are eligible for a $1000 bonus payment, while those starting or returning to full-time post-secondary studies can qualify for a $2000 bonus.
Step 1: Register for the Student Work Bonus Program
Step 2: Apply for a job on our website.
Step 3: Work the minimum number of hours
(250 for high school students, 500 for post-secondary students).
Step 4: At the end of your work term, your employer pays you your bonus directly.
*Students going into grades 10, 11 or 12 in the fall are paid *$1000 completion bonus by the employer upon completion of their work term. This helps attract, motivate and retain student workers!
**Post-Secondary students starting or returning to post-secondary studies in the fall are paid a $2000 bonus
* work a minimum of 250 hours
** work a minimum of 500 hours
Step 1: Complete the Employer Application Form
Step 2: Hire students, let them know about the Team Food Island Bonus, and have them regsiter on our website
Step 3: Pay the bonus directly to each student at the end of the work term
Step 4: Submit your claim for 50% bonus reimbursement!