Author Archive | Cheryl Gallant

February's Report from Parliament

February’s Report from Parliament

I know some seniors have been asking one question recently – will my Old Age Security cheque stay the same? Many Canadians close to retirement may ask whether Old Age Security will be there for them when they reach 65. The answer to both questions is yes. The Federal Government is committed to protecting retirement […]

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Canada Summer Jobs

Canada Summer Jobs

Remember employers, applications to hire summer students will be available February 1st to the 29th. If past years are any indication, there are always more applications than there is funding. Regardless of whether you have never applied or have or have not been successful in past years, if you think your business meets the selection […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Outlines Changes to CPP for 2012

MP Cheryl Gallant Outlines Changes to CPP for 2012

MP Cheryl Gallant, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, reminds constituents that from 2011 to 2016, the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) is gradually changing. “The changes our Government has made to the CPP are to ensure the plan remains fair and sustainable,” stated MP Gallant. “If you notice a change with your CPP benefit, or deduction, and would like to […]

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Graduate Enterprise Internship

The Graduate Enterprise Internship is designed to help develop the business and management skills of graduate students and recent graduates of programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) by providing funding for internships with small- and medium-sized companies in southern Ontario. Applications are being accepted on an ongoing basis. Please refer to the links in the right-hand menu for […]

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Scientists and Engineers in Business

Scientists and Engineers in Business is designed to help improve the business and management skills of entrepreneurs in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields by improving access to financing and/or providing business support services to successfully launch and manage start-up businesses in southern Ontario. Applications are being accepted on an ongoing basis. Please refer to […]

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Technology Development Program

I am pleased to announce our government has launched a call for proposals for the Technology Development Program. The Technology Development Program helps research and innovation organizations, the private sector, post-secondary institutions and not-for-profit organizations work together to accelerate the development of technologies that will result in new market opportunities for southern Ontario businesses. Applications are being […]

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