Allied Health Professional Development Fund


We are now accepting applications for education grants for professional development activities completed between April 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017.

The final disbursements for education grants for the 2015/2016 funding cycle (which ended on March 31, 2016) will be completed before the end of April 2016. Applicants who submitted applications before April 1, 2016 will be notified of the final status of their applications before the end of April. 

Applicants for funding in the 2016/2017 funding cycle (April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017) will receive emails notifying them of the status of their applications in an estimated 4-6 weeks. Please note that due to a high volume of submissions, we are unable to confirm the receipt of applications or provide updates about the status of applications over the phone.

Please note that only complete applications will be accepted. All fields of the application form, including the College Registration Number and the Social Insurance Number, must be completed. No exceptions will be made. Late and/or incomplete applications will be declined. Applicants who received funding in the 2016 calendar year will be mailed T4A tax forms in February 2017. Applicants are asked to notify staff of address changes.


The government of Ontario recognizes and values the important contributions made by allied health professionals to the health care  system. The Allied Health  Professional Development Fund (AHPDF) is a HealthForceOntario (HFO) initiative designed to ensure that the people of Ontario have access to the right number and mix of health care professionals, now and in the future. 

Click here to learn how to apply!

Allied Health Professionals Eligible for Funding

  • Audiologists
  • Dietitians
  • Medical Laboratory Technologists
  • Medical Radiation Technologists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Pharmacists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Speech-Language Pathologists










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