No Fixed Amount
Type of Program:
Graduate to Opportunity (GTO) is helping to build a stronger workforce and retain young people in Nova Scotia with a salary incentive that makes it easier to hire recent graduates.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is 25% of the first year’s salary – 35% if the new graduate is a member of designated diversity group – and 12.5% of the second year’s salary.
When It Ends:
The applicant must:
The graduate he hires must have successfully completed a post-secondary program within one year from the day the application is submitted.
The program can’t consider graduate-employees who have been working for the employer on a permanent basis before the GTO application is approved.
Apprentices in registered trades aren’t eligible for Graduate to Opportunity.
Applicant must register in the online Labor Market Programs Support System (LaMPSS),
Applicant must complete the application form and submit it electronically.
Applicants must submit:
Other Things to Note:
Issue Date: November 2022 (Guidelines)