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Apprenticeship Grants

Apprenticeship Incentive Grant (AIG)

The Apprenticeship Incentive Grant (AIG) is a taxable cash grant available to registered apprentices once they have successfully completed their first or second year/level (or equivalent) of an apprenticeship program in one of the Red Seal trades. Here is theRed Seal trade designation by province or territory.

Apprentices should be aware that there is a deadline to apply.

Apprenticeship Completion Grant (ACG)
The Apprenticeship Completion Grant (ACG) is a $2,000 taxable cash grant designed to encourage apprentices registered in a designated Red Seal trade to complete their apprenticeship program and receive their certification. Apprentices will be able to apply for the ACG in July 2009 with eligibility made retroactive to January 1, 2009.

The completion grant will be offered to apprentices who complete their training, become certified journeypersons in a designated Red Seal trade and who obtain either the Red Seal endorsement or a provincial or territorial Certificate of Qualification.
Applications will only be available in July 2009. More information will be available in July 2009. Please visit this page again in July 2009 for more details on how to apply for the ACG.

Contact information for the 
Apprenticeship Completion Grant:


• Toll-free Apprenticeship Grants line 1 866 742-3644 
TTY 1 866 909-9757

For more information about the Apprenticeship Incentive Grant and the Apprentice Completion Grant, please visit http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/goc/apprenticeship/completiongrant/program.shtml