Financial Assistance

Apprentices and employers who hire apprentices have the opportunity to receive a number of financial incentives listed below.


Province/Jurisdiction Apprentice Employer
Employment and Social Development Canada Apprenticeship Incentive Grant for Women

Apprenticeship Incentive Grant

Employment Insurance for Apprentices

Apprenticeship Completion Grant

Canada Education Savings Grant

Canada Student Grant for Full-Time Students

Canada Student Grants for Part-Time Students

Canada Student Grant for Full-time Students with Dependents

Skills Boost Top-Up to the Canada Student Grant for Full-Time Students

Canada Apprentice Loan

Employment Insurance for Employers of Apprentices

Employment Insurance Supplemental Unemployment Benefit Program

Canada Revenue Agency  Tradesperson’s Tools Deduction

Capital Cost Allowance

Tuition Tax Credit for Certification Exams

Education Amount Tax deduction

Textbook Amount Tax Deduction

 Apprenticeship Job Creation Tax Credit (AJCTC)

Claiming capital cost allowance (CCA)

Tourism HR Canada Propel Student Work Placement Program
Alberta Funding for apprentices Canada-Alberta Job Grant
British Columbia Training Tax Credit for Apprentices Training Tax Credit for Employers

Other Tax Credits for Employers

Canada-BC Job Grant

Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Graduate Retention Program

Saskatchewan Student Grants

Canada-Saskatchewan Job Grant
Manitoba Access to Apprenticeship Bursary

Tim McLean Memorial Fund Bursary

High School Apprenticeship Program (HSAP) Incentive


Paid work experience tax credits

Canada-Manitoba Job Grant

Ontario Canada-Ontario Job Grant
Northwest Territories Canada-Northwest Territories Job Grant
Nova Scotia START Program: Hiring Incentive

Canada-Nova Scotia Job Grant

Newfoundland and Labrador Apprenticeship Wage Subsidy

Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Job Grant

New Brunswick Workforce Expansion Program

Labour Force Training

Nunavut Canada-Nunavut Job Grant
Prince Edward Island Employ PEI
Yukon Trade Scholarship

Yukon Grant

Student Training and Employment Program (STEP)

Staffing Up Program

RVDA of Canada NTP-Stag Canada RV Technician & Fixed Operations Personnel Bursaries
RVDA of BC Gift Cards for Apprentice Technicians in training at Okanagan College
RVDA of Alberta and SAIT $500 Paul Sinclair Bursary

$1000 Art Dack Bursary

$1000 Gene Skog Bursary

$900 Paulsell Memorial

$940 RFM

$250.00 Fuel Gift Card for Apprentice Technicians in training at SAIT

$250.00 Grocery Gift Card for Apprentice Technicians in training at SAIT

SAIT Awards Guide

RVDA of Saskatchewan Training rebates
RVDA of Quebec Training rebates