Who is eligible?

An individual who demonstrates personal commitment to immigrant employment and workplace integration.

Evaluation Criteria:

  1. Participation in programs and initiatives that help immigrants obtain employment
    (e.g., volunteering at job fairs, mentoring/consulting/coaching immigrants on
    employment-related issues, serving as a liaison between the immigrant community and the local job market) (60% of the total score).
  2. Participation in programs and initiatives that promote immigrant workplace integration and create an inclusive workplace environment (e.g., organizing affinity groups, participation in cultural awareness initiatives, obtaining training in culturally sensitive management practices, mentoring immigrants) (40% 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.