Country of Residence
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Andorra Angola Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin (Dahomey) Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Br Brunei Brunswick and Lüneburg Bulgaria Burkina Faso (Upper Volta) Burma Burundi Cabo Verde Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cayman Islands, The Central African Republic Central American Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Free State, The Costa Rica Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czechia Czechoslovakia Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Duchy of Parma Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Eswatini Ethiopia Germany Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Hawaii Hesse Holy See Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kingdom of Serbia/Yugoslavia Kiribati Korea Kosovo Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Lew Chew (Loochoo) Liberia Libya Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Marshall Islands Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Monaco Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Namibia Nauru Nepal Netherlands New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Macedonia Norway Oman Pakistan Palau Panama Papal States Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Republic of Genoa South Korea Republic of the Congo Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Samoa San Marino Sao Tome and Principe Saudi Arabia Schaumburg-Lippe* Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands Somalia South Africa South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Texas Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Tuvalu Two Sicilies Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Vietnam Württemberg Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
Current Immigration Status
Visitor International Student Refugee Permanent Resident Citizen Gender
Male Female Prefer Not to say
17 or Younger 18-20 21-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60 or Older
The racial and ethnic group that I identify with is (please select one)*
Select Ethnic Group Black (e.g. African Canadian, Caribbean, North American, Black British) East Asian (e.g. Chinese, Japanese, Korean) Hispanic or Latinx Indigenous (e.g. First Nations, Metis, Inuit, Native American, Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, Maori) South Asian (e.g. Bangladeshi, Bhutanese, Indian, Nepali, Pakistani, Sri Lankan) Southeast Asian (e.g. Cambodian, Filipino, Indonesian, Laotian, Malaysian, Singaporean, Thai, Vietnamese) Native Hawaiian or other Pacific islander North African or Middle Eastern White (e.g. European, North America, Pakeha) A racial or ethnic group not listed Prefer not to answer How long have you been in Canada?
Less than 2 years 2-5 years 6 Years and Above
What industry do you currently work in?
Accommodation and Food Services Administration Business Support & Waste Management Services Agriculture Forestry Fishing and Hunting Arts Entertainment and Recreation Construction Educational Services Finance and Insurance Healthcare and Social Assistance Information Manufacturing Mining Other Services (except Public Administration) Professional Scientific and Technical Services Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Retail Trade Transportation and Warehousing Utilities Wholesale Trade Other
Current Career Level
Upper Management Middle Management Junior Management Skilled Laborer Consultant Administrative Staff Temporary Employee Support Staff Researcher Student Self-employed Other
Other Career Level
Current Employment Status
Employed Employed but want to change industry/switch career Not employed looking for work Not employed not looking for work Retired Disabled able to work Self-employed
Years of Professional work experience
0-2 years 3-5 years 6-8 years 9-11 years 12-15 years 15 years and above
What career goals do you have for yourself in the next 12 months? How will the Freshstart Fund help you get there?.
In 250 words or less, explain why you think you should be awarded the freshstart fund?
Briefly describe what you need the fund for and how much you need?
As we review your application, is there anything else you would like us to know?
Submit your resume ( Please label your resume’ as First Name , Last Name , Career Accelerator Bootcamp ).