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Internship Timeline

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.