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Progressive Intercultural Community Services (PICS) Society

Intercultural Youth Micro-grants Service Corps (IYMSCorps)

About IYMSCorps Program

IYMSCORPS IS A FREE PROGRAM that allows youth to gain valuable foundational and transferable skills through designing youth-led and youth-driven community engagement projects. Participants can receive a microgrant of $1000, $2500, $3000 to create their own community engagement projects.

young volunteers coming together for community


  • Microgrants of $1000, $2500 or $3000
  • Free Coursera Membership
  • 120 Volunteering Hours
  • Travel Expenses
  • Reference Letter
  • Certificate of Completion

Eligibility Criteria

Immigration Status + Current resident of BC

  • Canadian Citizen
  • Permanent Resident
  • Refugee with Court Notice of Decision


  • Youth Aged 15-29

*1 item from each category must be met to be eligible

Contact Information

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