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(905) 497-0507
Markham, ON
(905) 305-9995
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Downtown Toronto, ON
(416) 365-0505
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Second Career

The Second Career Program is a government program designed to help unemployed or underemployed Ontarians get the skills and training they need to find jobs in high-demand occupations.
 
Best of all, Second Career funds are not a loan, so you never have to pay it back!
 

What is Second Career?

 
Second Career helps people get the training or education they need to get a good job. You may be eligible for financial help up to $28,000 to cover your education expenses, including:
 
  • Tuition (up to $10,000 – which will be deducted from the full financial help)
     
  • Books
  • Living expenses
     
  • Help caring for dependents
     
  • Travel
     
  • Transportation
     
  • Disability supports
     
  • Other living and training costs
 

Am I eligible to receive a Second Career subsidy?

 
If you are working part time (less than 20 hrs per week), you may still be eligible to apply for free funding from the government of Ontario.
If you are on E.I., you may be eligible to apply for free funding from the government of Ontario to go back to school and train for another career.
If you were on E.I. in the last three years and your benefits have expired, you may be eligible to apply for free funding from the government of Ontario.
 
If you were on maternity leave and for some satisfactory reason you were not able to return to your job, you may be eligible to apply for free government funding from the Government of Ontario.
 

Which Programs are Eligible For Second Career Funding?

 
All of Evergreen College Diploma Programs qualify for Second Career funding. Fill out our form to get more information on the Second Career Program.
 

How can I apply?

 
For more information about how you can apply for a Second Career subsidy, please fill out the convenient online form to your right, or contact your local campus.
 
 

 

 

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Grad Testimonial

My name is Abdallah, I am international student from Algeria. I have chosen Evergreen College because I realized that the key to get into the professional world is having a professional diploma. I have decided to take the hospitality management program because i had some experiences working in hotels and restaurants back home. The hospitality management program consists of variety of courses , and a long field placement , which will give me a great opportunity to apply all what i have learned , and gain more knowledge about the hospitality industry. Finally, I would recommend this college for the other international students, simply because by taking any program in this College, they will get a professional career in the future.
Abdallah Maazouz

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