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How To Apply For A Canadian Working Holiday Visa – Updated for 2018/2019

How To Apply For A Canadian Working Holiday Visa – Updated for 2018/2019

Posted June 1, 2018 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

International Experience Canada 2018 is back this year with the invitation process for all candidates who show their interest in applying for an open work permit for their Canadian working holiday 2018. If you’re looking ahead to the IEC 2019 season, this post will be useful when you apply in Fall 2018, so stay informed about any updates we will help prepare you …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 2015 & 2016, during the IEC 2017 season we will keep you updated about quotas and opening dates for each country! We were amazed about the number of views of our video-guide …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

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

5 Benefits To Going For an Internship In Canada

5 Benefits To Going For an Internship In Canada

Posted March 28, 2016 in Study & Work

Why complete an internship in Canada? Why not just find something close to home where you’re familiar with the culture, the people, and the language? As a young person, it will be temping to stay within your comfort zone and instead pursue something that feels safe to you – such as an internship in your home country. …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* Click here for the updated IEC 2017 Opening dates, invitation dates, quotas and number of invites per country. 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 …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Kassandra & her Graphic Design Internship in Vancouver

Stepwest Stories – Kassandra & her Graphic Design Internship in Vancouver

Posted April 15, 2015 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

Kassandra (24) is a student from the Netherlands who decided to do her Graphic Design internship here in Canada for 6 months. “I studied Restoration & Decoration back home. During those studies I was taught many creative painting and decoration styles, which I loved, but I wanted to turn my passion for design into a career in the visual …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Rodrigo, College & Internship

Stepwest Stories – Rodrigo, College & Internship

Posted January 29, 2015 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

The end of the month has arrived and like every month, we share the stories from one of our great participants who work, live and play in Vancouver to give you an insider’s look. Welcome back to Stepwest Stories! For our fifth instalment, we’ve teamed up with Rodrigo from Mexico for a quick view of his international …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Lubica & her Working Holiday in Tofino, Canada

Stepwest Stories – Lubica & her Working Holiday in Tofino, Canada

Posted January 25, 2015 in Stepwest Stories, Working Holiday

Considered by many to be a piece of Canadian paradise, Tofino was the destination choice for Lubica, one of our Working Holiday Canada participants from Slovakia during 2014. Located on the west coast of Vancouver Island, Tofino is a charming town renowned for its stretch of beaches and century-old trees. It is also a world-class surf destination. Beginners and experts …Continue Reading