Funding to Support the Labour Market Integration of Internationally Educated Health Professionals

Application period

You can apply between December 5, 2022, and January 30, 2023, at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Description of this funding

The objective of the Foreign Credential Recognition Program (FCRP) is to improve the integration of skilled newcomers into the Canadian labour market. This includes:

Eligible organizations can apply for funding at a minimum of $500,000 and a maximum of $10,000,000.

Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) expects that successful projects may begin as early as August 2023.


The objective of this Call for Proposals (CFP) is to support projects enabling the labour market integration of internationally educated health professionals (IEHPs).

Find information on funded grants and contribution projects in proactive disclosure.

National priorities

Priority may be given to organizations that demonstrate they will:

The Department may also prioritize projects based on:


This is an open Call for Proposals. To apply for funding under this competitive process, your application must meet all of the following eligibility criteria.

Eligible applicants

Your organization must be one of the following types:

Eligible participants are skilled newcomers. For the purposes of this call for proposals, skilled newcomers must be internationally educated health providers (IEHPs).

Only 1 funding application per organization will be accepted.

For complete details visit: Government of Canada- Employment and Social Development

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