The Canada-Ontario Job Grant was created to provide training for Canadian employees in order to improve their employability and in-demand skillsets.

  • Amount: Non-repayable grant contributions of 50-83% of training costs (ie. course, exams, textbooks, software resources, etc.) up to a limit of $10k-$15k per trainee.
  • Timeline: Training projects must be completed within the year and cannot be over 12 months in length. 6-year program from 2014-2020.
  • Eligibility: Ontario-based SME with a minimum $2 million in liability insurance for the duration of training. Trainees must be residents of Ontario, and a permanent Canadian citizen or granted refugee status.

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Posted: October 7, 2014 by Chris Casemore. Updated: August 3, 2018 by Jeff Shepherd.