The Apprenticeship Incentive Grant for Women (AIG-W) helps you pay for expenses while you train as an apprentice in a Designated Red Seal Trade where women are underrepresented.

  • The AIG-W is a taxable grant worth $3,000 per level, awarded to registered apprentices

  • You must complete your first year/level (or equivalent) to apply for the AIG‑W

  • You can apply for this grant twice during your training (for a maximum of $6,000)

  • You can apply for your second AIG-W after completing your second year/level (or equivalent) of training

BOLT Charitable Foundation, in partnership with Support Ontario Youth, are proud to offer 3 Scholarships of $500 each to young women within the construction trades who live within the GTA.