Eligible recipients are First Nations Bands or First Nations schools in British Columbia. Eligible participants are First Nations youth between the ages of 15 to 30 inclusive, ordinarily resident on reserve, in recognized communities or on community lands. Eligible participants have to be legally entitled to work in Canada.
Mentored work placements are for youth who are not in school, or unemployed or underemployed.
For career promotion and science and technology activities, youth may be younger than 15 years of age.