Category: News

The Best of 2016 at Stepwest! Ready to rock the New Year!

The Best of 2016 at Stepwest! Ready to rock the New Year!

Posted December 29, 2016 in News

As 2016 is about to come to an end, it seems like yesterday when we had just moved to our brand new office, full of boxes, at the end of 2015! Now one year later, we almost can’t believe how far we’ve come in this year! 2016 has been a very memorable one for the Stepwest Family, full of learning …Continue Reading

New Office – Stepwest Moved To A New Location!

New Office – Stepwest Moved To A New Location!

Posted November 27, 2016 in News

We Have Exciting News! The team at Stepwest has very exciting news that we want to share with all of you! Stepwest moved to a new office in Downtown Vancouver! The company has expanded a lot in the past 5+ years and we thought it would be a naturally fitting step to move into a larger office space where …Continue Reading

International Experience Canada 2017 Opening Dates

International Experience Canada 2017 Opening Dates

Posted November 11, 2016 in News

Refer to the table below to see invitation dates, quotas, number of invites sent so far per country for IEC 2017, and more. We are back! Just as we did during International Experience Canada IEC 2016, during the IEC 2017 season we will keep you updated about quotas and opening dates for each country. If you are looking at applying for the IEC Working Holiday …Continue Reading

ST Star Awards – Stepwest Shortlisted Third Year in a row!

ST Star Awards – Stepwest Shortlisted Third Year in a row!

Posted August 18, 2016 in News

The 11th Study Travel Star Awards for International Education has announced the nominees in their August issue of the Study Travel Magazine, and at Stepwest we are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for THIRD YEAR IN A ROW as a top 5 ST Star Work Experience Provider!  Thanks to the support of our partners around the world and the …Continue Reading

Study Travel Star Awards 2016 – Voting Is Now Open!

Study Travel Star Awards 2016 – Voting Is Now Open!

Posted March 1, 2016 in News

Time goes by so fast! The 11th Study Travel Star Awards for International Education by Study Travel Magazine are already here! At Stepwest, thanks to the support of our partners around the world and the great Working Holiday in Canada jobs and Internships in Canada that we provide, we were shortlisted as one of the Top 5 Star Work Experience …Continue Reading

Stepwest Is Now A Recognized Organization (RO)!

Stepwest Is Now A Recognized Organization (RO)!

Posted March 1, 2016 in News, Recognized Organization (RO)

Hey guys! We have some super exciting news to share with you all – we’ve been designated as a Recognized Organization (RO) under IEC (International Experience Canada) by Citizenship and Immigration Canada! Before, we were only able to offer our Working Holiday in Canada and Internship in Canada programs to those from the 32 IEC approved countries. Basically, if …Continue Reading

International Experience Canada 2016 Opening Dates

International Experience Canada 2016 Opening Dates

Posted October 30, 2015 in News

*LAST UPDATED AS OF September 6th, 2016* Refer to the table below to see invitation dates, quotas, number of invites sent so far per country for IEC 2016, and more. First off, the team at Stepwest would like to thank everybody for their support and questions for us during the International Experience Canada IEC 2015 season!  A quick re-cap of the IEC …Continue Reading

Nominated for a ST Star Award as Top 5 Work Experience Provider – Second year in a row!

Nominated for a ST Star Award as Top 5 Work Experience Provider – Second year in a row!

Posted August 1, 2015 in News

There is no better way to start our week at Stepwest than with this exciting news! We’re thrilled to announce that we´ve been nominated for an ST Star Award by Study Travel Magazine, the second year in a row! The ST Star Awards takes place every year and ranks excellence in business performance in the industry. In 2014, thanks to …Continue Reading

Study Travel Magazine Awards 2015 – Fingers crossed!

Study Travel Magazine Awards 2015 – Fingers crossed!

Posted May 14, 2015 in News

Today is May 15th 2015! Which means this is the last day for our agency partners to vote for us in the 10th Study Travel Magazine (STM) Awards for International Education! The STM Star Awards are voted for by the industry peers and reflect excellence in business performance. Last year, thanks to the support of our partners around the …Continue Reading

Study Travel Magazine names Stepwest as Top 5 Work Experience Provider

Study Travel Magazine names Stepwest as Top 5 Work Experience Provider

Posted July 29, 2014 in News

We are thrilled to have been shortlisted by Study Travel Magazine for a Star Award as one of this year’s top 5 “Star Work Experience Provider”, an annual award recognizing the best work experience agencies around the world. Study Travel Magazine (STM) is a  reference within our industry. Their monthly publication is sent to more than 32,000 study abroad agents in over 100 countries, providing news, industry statistics and articles …Continue Reading