The purpose of the Youth Internship Program is to encourage young Canadians to more actively participate in public policy development, public service, government and political life. Interested applicants must be:
- 25 years of age or under;
- a graduate (bachelors, masters or other) from a recognized university;
- legally able to work in Canada;
- able to communicate in English and French; and
- interested in Canadian politics and federalism.