Items tagged : IEC 2016

Stepwest Stories – Giorgia from Rome to study and work in Vancouver!

Stepwest Stories – Giorgia from Rome to study and work in Vancouver!

Posted November 24, 2016 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

This  month’s Stepwest Stories comes with an Italian accent guys 🇮🇹! We are happy to share the story of Giorgia- Italian girl from Rome who moved to Vancouver in September 2015 and spent six awesome months studying and working in Canada through our Business Essentials Program. Giorgia studied Marketing & Advertising at the Libera Maria SS. Assunta University in Rome and graduated …Continue Reading

How To Apply For A Canadian Working Holiday Visa 2017

How To Apply For A Canadian Working Holiday Visa 2017

Posted October 31, 2016 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

UPDATE (14th Nov. 2016): First rounds of invitations won’t start until end of November 2016.  International Experience Canada (IEC) 2017 is now open! This time we didn’t have to wait for the new year. IEC has already announced its opening of the pools for all the candidates interested in applying for a Working Holiday, International Co-Op or Young …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

How To Improve Your English For A Working Holiday in Canada

How To Improve Your English For A Working Holiday in Canada

Posted August 14, 2016 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

So you’ve always wanted to visit Canada and immerse yourself in a different culture, improve your English, and make some new friends – all while working to pay off your travel expenses! At this point you’ve probably discovered working holidays in Canada, which is great! In order for you to quickly and easily find a job on …Continue Reading

Top 8 Camping Spots For Working Holidays in Vancouver

Top 8 Camping Spots For Working Holidays in Vancouver

Posted April 22, 2016 in Working Holiday

As summer approaches for those of us living in Canada, there are more and more opportunities to go out and explore the great Canadian wilderness. We’ve recently shared our article “Top 5 Things You Must Do On Your Working Holiday In Canada”, and it featured camping as a must-do during your Working Holiday in Canada. Now, we’re not …Continue Reading

5 Things You Must Try On Your Working Holiday in Canada

5 Things You Must Try On Your Working Holiday in Canada

Posted April 14, 2016 in Working Holiday

We know that Canada is a big place and it can be a bit overwhelming deciding what you want to do once you’ve landed for your Working Holiday in Canada (besides work!). Do you want to explore the world-famous wilderness and experience the nature first hand? Do you want to try your hand at winter sports? The list can …Continue Reading

5 Tips For Writing A Canadian Internship Cover Letter

5 Tips For Writing A Canadian Internship Cover Letter

Posted April 5, 2016 in How To Guide, Study & Work

Internships, internships, internships. If anybody has noticed, that’s been a recurring theme for our articles lately – and for a good reason too! With the International Experience Canada (IEC) releasing a majority of their International Co-op Visas at this point (check out our IEC 2016 Masterlist here), we thought that it would be important to help lay down the …Continue Reading

7 Tips For Writing A Canadian Internship Resume

7 Tips For Writing A Canadian Internship Resume

Posted March 28, 2016 in How To Guide, Study & Work

You’ve probably already planned on completing an internship abroad sometime in the near future. Now, whether you need to complete an internship abroad because you need the credits for University in your home country OR you simply want to see the world while building your resume, you need apply to internships before you can secure anything! While participants in …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

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