Who is eligible?

An employer that demonstrates excellence in the integration of immigrants into the workplace through various programs and initiatives.

Evaluation Criteria:

  1. The implementation of practices and programs intended to integrate into the workplace (e.g., onboarding programs, mentorship, affinity groups) (35% of the total score);
  2. The implementation of the programs and initiatives that create an inclusive work environment (e.g., promoting diversity through the company's mission and values, cultural sensitive cultural practices, transportation arrangements); (35% of the total score);
  3. The provision of training and career development opportunities for immigrant employees (e.g., language training/ skills /cultural sensitivity training) (30% of the total score).

* The term immigrant refers to recent and established newcomers whose education and work experience was mainly obtained outside of Canada.

*Here, the term immigrant refers to recent and established newcomers whose educational and work experince was mainly obtained outside of Canada.