Canada’s Comeback needs you.

Canada’s Comeback needs you.

The Canada Comeback Challenge creates opportunities for post-secondary students to contribute to Canada’s COVID-19 recovery while gaining valuable work-integrated learning (WIL) experience. Through a skill-building national competition in an entirely online format, student teams will tackle real-world problems facing employers in Canada’s public, private, and non-profit sectors and compete for a chance to pitch their ideas to a panel of judges.

La relance du Canada a besoin de vous.

La relance du Canada a besoin de vous.

Défi : relançons le Canada donne à des étudiants de niveau postsecondaire la chance de contribuer à notre rétablissement collectif post-COVID-19 et de gagner une expérience d’apprentissage intégré au travail. Dans le cadre d’un concours national amusant, entièrement en ligne et axé sur le développement des compétences, des équipes étudiantes s’attaqueront à des problèmes réels auxquels font face les employeurs ...


BHER and CMAI partner to create 7,500 new work-integrated learning opportunities

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October 20, 2020

OTTAWA, O.N. ─ The Business + Higher Education Roundtable (BHER) is thrilled to announce a partnership with the Canadian Mobility and Aerospace Institute (CMAI) that will create 7,500 new work-integrated learning (WIL) opportunities. This partnership is made possible with support from the Government of Canada. 

“Canada’s continued prosperity depends on young Canadians having access

BHER launches national online challenge to get students working on Canada’s recovery

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September 15, 2020

OTTAWA, O.N. ー The Business + Higher Education Roundtable (BHER) is excited to announce the launch of the Canada Comeback Challenge, a national competition that will create up to 10,000 work-integrated learning (WIL) experiences for post-secondary students and recent graduates. The Canada Comeback Challenge is made possible by generous support from the Government



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