Summer Temporary Employment Program (STEP)

STEP is a 4 - 16 week wage subsidy program that provides funding to eligible Alberta employers to hire high school or post-secondary students into summer jobs from May to August.

A standardized wage subsidy of $7.00/hour to a maximum of 37.5 hours/week will be provided to approved applicants.

As of midnight, Feb 29, 2016, STEP applications are no longer being accepted for summer 2016.

STEP forms

Download Student Applicant (Form B) Reimbursement, and Completion Forms here.

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Find out who is eligible to apply for STEP.

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Application process

Follow the STEP Guidelines to help you complete the reimbursement forms.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to commonly asked questions about STEP.

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