Summer Student Farm Worker Bursary Program

Summer Student Farm Worker Bursary Program

Summer Student Farm Worker Bursary Program

The Investment Agriculture Foundation has an exciting opportunity to share for secondary and post-secondary students interested in or planning to work in BC agriculture this summer! Students working in BC agriculture for the summer season can qualify for a bursary of up to $3,000 through the Summer Student Farm Worker Bursary Program.

Eligible applicants must be:

  1. 16 years old or older
  2. Be enrolled in full-time studies in the current academic year and intend to return to full-time studies in the fall
  3. Enrolled in a designated educational institution
  4. Legally permitted to work in Canada

Applicants must already be hired by an employer within one of the following sectors or seeking a job in one of the following sectors:

  1. Primary Agriculture
  2. Food, Beverage, and/or Seafood Processing
  3. Fishing or Aquaculture
  4. Nurseries for bedding plants (or similar)

Applications are open now and the deadline to apply is April 30, 2024 at 4:30 pm PST! For full program details, visit

The Summer Student Farm Worker Bursary Program is funded by the Government of Canada and the Province of British Columbia and delivered by the Investment Agriculture Foundation of BC.



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