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.
Download Student Applicant (Form B) Reimbursement, and Completion Forms here.
Find out who is eligible to apply for STEP.
Follow the STEP Guidelines to help you complete the reimbursement forms.
Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to commonly asked questions about STEP.
Fort McMurray Wildfire
If you are a STEP approved employer that has been affected by the wildfires in the Fort McMurray area, please contact us at 1-866-338-4727 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Canada-Alberta Job Grant
You may be able to apply for a Canada-Alberta Job Grant to train your STEP student. Check the criteria here.
Date Updated: Tue, 15 Mar 2016 11:12:58