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Are you eligible for Innovate to Opportunity Wage subsidy?
A salary incentive to help employers hire recent masters and PhD graduates for jobs that are focused on research and innovation that will help businesses begin, prepare for, or expand reports. The program is available to small and medium-sized businesses with up to 100 employees operating in Nova Scotia. The position must be new, permanent, full-time, be focused on innovation, and pay at least $60,000 a year. Employers receive 35% of the graduate’s salary in year 1, 20% in year 2, and 12.5% in year 3.
To learn more, please visit the provincial Innovate to Opportunity (ITO) resource page for more information or contact: Margaret Schwartz, Program Outreach Coordinator - Department of Labour and Advanced Education at Margaret.Schwartz@novascotia.ca.