Apprenticeship Scholarship

The 2004 Budget included a new $1,000 Apprenticeship Scholarship for youth.

Who Can Participate?

Participant must meet the eligibility requirements.

  • Have left school before completing the necessary academic requirements for registering in a trade
  • Be committed to achieving the necessary academic requirements within one year
  • Demonstrate an interest in the skilled trades

A young person participating in the program will receive a $1,000 scholarship if they have:

  • completed his or her academic upgrading
  • are employed and
  • are registered as an apprentice

How Can I Access the Service?

Call the toll-free Employment Ontario Hotline at 1-800-387-5656, TTY (telephone service for the deaf) 1-866-533-6339 for the phone number and location of the Employment Ontario Employment Service office in your area. Newcomers to Ontario can ask for this information in the language of their choice.