See if you qualify for the PSW Challenge Fund. Eligible students pay nothing for tuition! But you must enroll this summer to get funding. Pre-register now. Space is limited.
What is the PSW Challenge Fund?
☑️ The Personal Support Worker Challenge Fund was launched by the Ontario government to help students pay for PSW training
☑️ The government will spend $85 million to train up to 8,000 personal support workers throughout the province
☑️ Goal is to help PSW students get training without going into debt or suffering financial stress
How much money will PSW students receive?
Eligible students will receive:
☑️ Up to $7,735 for tuition, books, and other school fees
☑️ Up to $5,735 to cover costs during your internship
☑️ Herzing PSW students will receive an additional $1,560 scholarship to cover any remaining costs
Do you have to pay the money back?
No. The PSW Challenge Fund is offering bursaries to cover the cost of training.
☑️ This is not a loan and does not have to be re-paid.
Is there a deadline to apply for PSW funding?
Yes! The PSW Challenge Fund is only available for a limited time.
☑️ Students must start their PSW program this summer to qualify for funding
☑️ Herzing Ottawa has PSW classes starting July 12
☑️ Herzing will help you submit your application for funding
Are you eligible for this funding?
☑️ Please note that international students are not eligible for the PSW Challenge Fund
☑️ Fill out the form to pre-register so a Herzing Admissions Advisor can confirm your eligibility for funding
Classes start July 12 - Limited space available
☑️ Herzing College will enroll qualified PSW students on a first-come, first-served basis
☑️ Classes are starting July 12 with limited space available
☑️ Pre-register now to confirm your eligibility for funding and reserve a place in class
About Herzing's PSW Program
☑️ 8-month program
☑️ 11-week internship
☑️ Includes CPR and First Aid certificates
☑️ Hands-on training in safe, compassionate client care
☑️ Graduates hired at long-term care facilities and home-care companies throughout Ottawa
Fill out the form to pre-register and take advantage of full funding for your PSW program!