Manitoba Issues 132 Invitations In Latest EOI Draw
Invitations to apply for a provincial nomination have been issued to 132 candidates in Manitoba’s Expression of Interest pool, including seven Express Entry candidates.
The province has issued 1,808 Letters of Advice to Apply LAAs to immigration candidates in these categories so far this year. This was Manitoba’s 88th draw since the program began in April 2014.
Express Entry candidates who received a provincial nomination from Manitoba in this draw declared a valid Express Entry ID and provided a job seeker validation code. Those who receive a provincial nomination are awarded an additional 600 CRS points and are effectively guaranteed an invitation to apply from Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada IRCC. Express Entry candidates who received a provincial nomination from Manitoba in this draw declared a valid Express Entry ID and provided a job seeker validation code.
A total of 93 LAAs went to candidates with an EOI in Manitoba’s Skilled Workers in Manitoba Stream, which provides a pathway to permanent residence for eligible temporary foreign workers in the province and international graduates of Manitoba post-secondary educational institutions. The lowest-ranked Skilled Workers in Manitoba candidate selected in this draw had a score of 489.
Another 25 LAAs went to candidates in the Skilled Workers Overseas Stream. Skilled Worker Overseas candidates needed a score of 714 and above to be eligible for an LAA in the April 23 EOI draw.
Manitoba graduates with certain in-demand skills may be invited under the International Education Stream. The MPNP sent out 14 LAAs to International Education Stream candidates in this draw. No EOI minimum score was provided.