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299 Candidates invited under Manitoba’s New PNP Draw

On March 11, 2021, 299 immigration candidates were invited to apply for the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP).

This is the fifth draw of 2021. Letters of Advice to Apply (LAAs) were issued to Skilled workers and international graduates. Following are the three streams through which LAAs were sent under MPNP along with Candidates’ minimum Expression of Interest (EOI) score requirements:

  • Skilled Workers Overseas— 35 invitations (issued to Express Entry candidates)
  • Skilled Workers inside Manitoba— 261 invitations (minimum score 459)
  • International Education— 3 invitations (minimum score 728)

SINP invited applicants falling under the category of International Skilled Workers

In 2021, Saskatchewan nominated 1,975 aspiring migrators under Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP). Out of these, 248 principal applicants were invited by the Province on March 11, 2021.

All the SINP invited applicants fall under the category of International Skilled Workers. Further, 72 candidates are qualified for the SINP’s Express Entry sub-category, and the other 176 might be nominated through the Occupations In-Demand sub-category.

To receive the invitation, the candidates must have an Expression of Interest (EOI) score of at least 71, irrespective of the stream. Also, Educational Credential Assessments (ECA) and work experience in one of the 70 in-demand occupations listed on the government website is required.

671 candidates invited under Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)

March 8, 2021, brought good news for 671 aspiring Canadian migrators as the Canadian Government has sent an invite to apply for permanent residency. The candidates invited under this particular draw by IRCC had the least score of 739. The invited applicants already had their profiles submitted in the Express Entry pool. This selection under PNP will help candidates to take their ranking in the Express Entry Pool upward.

The selected applicants had already received a nomination under PNP (Provincial Nominee Program) that has given a lift of 600 points to their total human capital score. Thus, the candidates having the least score of 739 had a score of 139 in the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) minus the provincial nomination.