In the latest Provincial Nominee Program [PNP] draw to be held by Canada’s Manitoba province on August 13, Manitoba has issued 253 invitations to immigration candidates. Those invited can now apply for a provincial nomination through the MPNP.

This is the largest MPNP draw to be held in 2020 so far. With the present draw, Manitoba has held 17 draws in 2020.

The previous MPNP draw was held on July 30, 2020.

The invitations – also referred to as Letters of Advice to Apply [LAAs] – were issued to Canada immigration candidates under 3 MPNP pathways – International Education, Skilled Workers Overseas, and Skilled Workers in Manitoba.

This is the 96th MPNP draw to be held. A total of 3,086 candidates have been invited by Manitoba in 2020.

EOI Draw #96 – Date of Draw – August 13, 2020 : Total LAAs issued: 253
CategoryLetters of Advice to Apply [LAAs] sentMinimum EOI score required
Skilled Workers Overseas33Directly invited under Strategic Recruitment Initiative.672
Skilled Workers in Manitoba197485
International Education Stream23No minimum EOI score provided.

Note. – Of the 253 LAAs issued, 23 went to Express Entry candidates. A provincial nomination fetches 600 additional points that are added to their profile’s Comprehensive Ranking System [CRS] score while in the Express Entry pool.

As per the MPNP, candidates that have “indicated that they are working in a regulated occupation and are fully licensed to work in Manitoba have been selected in this draw”.

Manitoba has issued a total of 3,086 LAAs in 2020 so far.

EOI Draws in 2020 so farDate of DrawTotal LAAs sentOf these, invitations received by Express Entry candidates
EOI Draw #80January 2, 202018624
EOI Draw #81January 17, 202024922
EOI Draw #82January 30, 202018111
EOI Draw #83February 13, 202024215
EOI Draw #84February 27, 202021720
EOI Draw #85March 12, 202022217
EOI Draw #86March 26, 202022629
EOI Draw #87April 9, 202015315
EOI Draw #88April 23, 2020132 7
EOI Draw #89May 7, 202012314
EOI Draw #90May 21, 2020 99 9
EOI Draw #91June 4, 2020124 9
EOI Draw #92June 19, 202018110
EOI Draw #93July 2, 202012510
EOI Draw #94July 16, 202017418
EOI Draw #95July 30, 202019915
EOI Draw #96August 13, 202025323
Total LAAs in 2020 so far – 3,086