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Call for proposals, Targeted Labour Market Program

05 February 2021

Public Service Announcement

Call for proposals, Targeted Labour Market Program

The Department of Family Services is now accepting proposals for targeted employment and training programs to be delivered in the 2021-2022 fiscal year, starting any time after April 1, 2021. The application deadline is February 26, 2021.

Training providers, including non-profit organizations and institutions, municipal corporations, Inuit organizations and Nunavut-based businesses, may apply for funding to deliver programs. Priority will be given to the following types of programs:

  • training and employment programs for persons living with a disability;
  • training and employment programs for out-of-school youth aged 15-30;
  • mining sector training;
  • supervisory and management training;
  • employment readiness;
  • programs that propose to deliver training in smaller communities outside of regional hubs; and
  • programming proposed to be offered in Inuktut.

Program eligibility guidelines and applications may be found at:

For general information, please contact Jonelle Lieng, Career Development, Department of Family Services, at


Media Contact:

Lucy Aqpik
Communications Specialist
Department of Family Services