Special Projects ProgramThe Special Projects Program provides wage support to create innovative employment and training opportunities for disadvantaged Islanders. This program is 100% funded by the Government of Prince Edward Island and administered by the Employment Development Agency.
Who may apply?
Non-profit organizations and municipal governments incorporated in Prince Edward Island, including their sponsored agencies, may apply.
What types of projects are eligible?
All types of proposals will be considered; however, preference will be given to projects that contribute to long term community development. Projects from higher employment disadvantaged regions of PEI are especially welcome.
Guidelines and Applications
Please review the Special Projects guidelines [pdf] before completing the application. The program guidelines and application can also be obtained by contacting the Employment Development Agency or any Access PEI location.
The Employment Development Agency Jobs Registry refers individuals to the approved projects.
Special Projects Program Application for Employers
Formulaire de Demande pour Projets Spéciaux
Employment Development Agency & PEI Government Seasonal Jobs Registry - Employment Application
Agence de développement de l’emploi et Registre des emplois saisonniers du gouvernement de l’Î.-P.-É.