Below are various scholarships, internships and job opportunities targeted towards black students. We update this page regularly so stay tuned.

Mediabrands & Kinesso Summer Internships

Mediabrands & Kinesso Canada is looking for applicants for their Summer 2022 Media Internship. The Residency invites recent graduates with diverse backgrounds to gain practical experience over a 16-week period. Individuals will have the opportunity to work with global and leading front door agencies and specialty business units such as UM, Initiative, Media Experts, Reprise, Orion and Matterkind.This year, The Residency will run from May 2, 2022 to August 19, 2022 and applications are now open!

In early January 2022, their team will be hosting virtual information sessions for prospective candidates to learn more about Mediabrands & Kinesso and The Residency program. Registration information for these information sessions will be sent in the near future to those who apply. Below are key details of The Residency Program and Links to apply.

Toronto Application – https://flite.avature.net/su/083a60724dd74c7d

Vancouver Application – https://flite.avature.net/su/3cb700b66b63f97e

Montreal Application - https://flite.avature.net/su/aaa5d36e4c007049


As a member of the Wellness & Equity (Student Experience) team, Raghad’s role entails developing strategies and support to provide equity, diversity, and inclusion education for students by creating, facilitating, and assessing student training sessions, workshops, and awareness events to promote dialogue, increase understanding, and foster learning through an intersectional approach. She is also a PhD candidate at Western’s Faculty of Education in Critical Policy, Equity and Leadership Studies.

How the EDI Education Coordinator can help you and your clubs:

You can reach Raghad at her email: rebied@uwo.ca.

The Trade Law Bureau Summer Internship Opportunity

The Trade Law Bureau (JLT), a joint unit of Global Affairs Canada and the Department of Justice, is pleased to announce the launch of a recruitment process for legal internship positions for the summer of 2022. They anticipate filling six (6) positions from this process. Please click here to view the full list of available jobs, application processes and respective requirements.

The deadline to apply for these positions is January 24, 2022 at 23:59 (ET). Applications received after this date will not be considered. Interested applicants must send an electronic copy of their application to the attention of the "JLT Hiring Committee" to the following e-mail address: admin-jlt@international.gc.ca. JLT will confirm receipt of all applications, but only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted directly.

Please email admin-jlt@international.gc.ca with any questions.