Who is eligible for this award?


To be eligible, an individual must demonstrate personal commitment to immigrant* employment and workplace integration.

Evaluation Criteria

1.     Participation in programs and initiatives that help immigrants obtain employment (60% of the total score);

2.     Participation in programs and initiatives that promote immigrant workplace integration and create an inclusive workplace environment (40% of the total score).

* The term immigrant refers to recent and established newcomers who have obtained their education and work experience mainly outside Canada.

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