Important Dates for Applicants and Interns
There are several important dates that prospective candidates should keep in mind.
|December 1, 2017||Applications open for the 2018 Municipal Internship Program.|
|December 23, 2017 to January 1, 2018||Alberta Municipal Affairs offices will be closed for Christmas and New Years.|
|January 31, 2018||
Interested candidates are required to have their entire intern application package to Alberta Municipal Affairs by 12:00 PM (noon) (MST).
If you would like a calendar reminder for this deadline, please download the calendar file (.ics).
|February 2018||Alberta Municipal Affairs reviews all applications, produces a shortlist of candidates and provides all the shortlisted applications to the hosts. Applicants will be notified whether or not they have been shortlisted.|
|February to March 2018||Host municipalities and organizations review the qualifications of candidates and contact the candidates that they are interested in to set up interviews. Interviews may be conducted in-person, by telephone, by videoconference, or by webconference (e.g. Skype) to be specified by the host municipality or organization.
Click here for more information about the Intern Selection Process.
|March 31, 2018||Host municipalities and organizations are requested to have their intern selected by this date.|
|May 2018||Internship placements begin. Each host and their intern will mutually determine the exact start date.|
|June 2018||Interns attend a three-day Intern Orientation session hosted by Alberta Municipal Affairs in Edmonton.|
|Late September 2018||Interns attend a four-day Executive Week session hosted by Alberta Municipal Affairs in Edmonton.|
Note: Alberta Municipal Affairs may change any of the dates listed, should it become necessary to do so.