Canada-Ontario Job Grant

Canada-Ontario Job Grant

ACCES Employment can help you with funding for your organization’s training needs through the Canada-Ontario Job Grant. The grant provides financial support to employers who plan to train current staff and/or new hires.

Canada-Ontario Job Grant (COJG) provides opportunities for employers, individually or in groups, to invest in their workforce, with help from the governmentOpens in new tab icon. The Canada-Ontario Job Grant provides direct financial support to individual employers or employer consortia who wish to purchase training for their employees.

If you’re an employer with a particular skills demand, the Canada-Ontario Job Grant might be right for you. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

Grant Eligibility:

The grant is available to small, medium and large businesses that plan to deliver training to existing and new employees:

  • Provides up to $15 000 in government support per person for training costs
  • Requires employers to contribute one-sixth of the total cost if they have less than 100 employees or one-half of the total cost if they have more than 100 employees
  • Requires training to be delivered by an eligible, third-party trainer

How ACCES Can Help With the Grant Application:

  • Provide a personal consultation to employers about the COJG grant
  • Discuss and refine training needs to secure the grant
  • Support employers through the entire qualification and application process

For more information about the Canada Ontario Job Grant & how your company can benefit, please call one of our offices and ask to speak with our COJG Employment Consultant.

Source: Ontario Ministry of Colleges and Universities