OTTAWA, Feb. 23, 2012 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada today proudly
celebrates Canada's fourth National Aviation Day and the aviation
industry's future leaders by launching a new internship program for
senior high school students interested in civil aviation.
The Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) Student Internship Program is
a paid, two-month summer work term at Transport Canada headquarters in
The internship is open to students currently enrolled in grades 11 and
12, Secondary V or the first year of CEGEP. Applicants must be fluent
in either English or French and be prepared to submit a letter of
reference from a teacher and a parental consent form.
Students must complete the online application and submit an essay by
April 30, 2012, in order to be considered. The successful intern will
be notified by June 8, 2012.
February 23 was first designated National Aviation Day in Canada in
2009. This occasion highlights the Government of Canada's role in
aviation safety for all Canadians and celebrates the successes of our
For more information on the eligibility requirements and the online
application process for the Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA)
Student Internship Program and National Aviation Day, visit our website
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SOURCE Government of Canada
For further information:
Office of the Honourable Denis Lebel
Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, Ottawa