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Thursday, 20 September 2012 19:12

Support Programs

Saskatchewan Graduate Retention Program (GRP)

Saskatchewan is thriving and opportunities for graduates have never been bigger. Choose to live and build your future right here in Saskatchewan and you could be eligible for a refundable income tax credit. The Graduate Retention Program (GRP) provides a tax rebate up to $20,000 to graduates that remain in Saskatchewan and file a Saskatchewan income tax return.

Saskatchewan Employees’ Tool Tax Credit

The Employees’ Tool Tax Credit recognizes the costs associated with  purchasing, replacing and upgrading eligible tools by qualifying  employees as a condition of their employment.

Saskatchewan Advantage Scholarship

Every Saskatchewan grade 12 graduate (including Adult Basic Education and GED®) who enrolls at a Saskatchewan post-secondary institution is eligible to receive up to $500 per year (to a lifetime maximum of $2,000) to be applied to their tuition costs at a Saskatchewan post-secondary institution, through the Saskatchewan Advantage Scholarship.

Government of Canada Financial Incentives including the Apprenticeship Incentive Grant, Apprenticeship Completion Grant, Tradesperson’s Tools Deduction, and Apprenticeship Job Creation Tax Credit – visit This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ?cid=24

Government of Canada Tuition Tax Credit, visit the Canada Revenue Agency website.