Manitoba holds another draw for Skilled Workers

Manitoba PNP Draw
  • April 28, 2021

Manitoba held the biggest draw of the year so far under Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) for the candidates of Skilled Workers in Manitoba and Skilled Worker Overseas along with the International Education Stream.

Manitoba invited total 367 candidates to apply for provincial nomination to get PR through Provincial Nomination under MPNP draw held on April 27. The bifurcation of candidates and required score in different streams is as follows:

  • Skilled Workers in Manitoba – 301 invitation with a minimum EOI score of 440 points
  • Skilled Workers Overseas – 11 invitation with a minimum EOI score of 440 points
  • International Education Stream – 55 invitation, no EOI score required

Total of 34 invitations or Letters of Advice to Apply (LAAs) were issued to Express Entry candidates under the PNP.


Manitoba immigration programs

If you want to benefit from a nomination from Manitoba, you need to register an Expression of Interest with the MPNP. This puts you in a position to receive an LAA through the Skilled Workers in Manitoba and Skilled Workers Overseas streams.

Manitoba then ranks candidates out of 1,000 points for their human capital factors, as well as their connections to the province.

The Skilled Workers Overseas Category and Skilled Workers in Manitoba streams are designed to allow the province to identify candidates who meet its labour market needs.

Candidates overseas need to demonstrate connections to Manitoba through close family ties, previous experience in the province, or an invitation through one of Manitoba’s Strategic Recruitment Initiatives. You do not need to be living in Manitoba at the time of your application to be eligible.

In order to receive an invitation under the Skilled Workers in Manitoba category, you need to have a full-time job offer from a local employer.

International graduates who complete education in Manitoba can receive an LAA under the International Education Stream if they can demonstrate to the province that they have in-demand skills.

If you are a client of Winny, contact your concerned case officer to receive the details regarding this and further process.

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