International Experience Canada (2014) is open as of Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 at 13:00 San Jose time, (14:00 Ottawa time).
The application process to participate in the International Experience Canada (IEC) initiative will be conducted in two stages:
If you have obtained information from a secondary source concerning the IEC initiative, please note that only the information posted on our website should be relied on.
You’ve always dreamed of spending a year living and working in Canada. Maybe you want to gain valuable international work experience in a bilingual country ...travel across Canada while working at stops along the way ...or simply intern abroad for your next co-op placement.
Did you know that the Government of Canada has a bilateral arrangement with the Government of Costa Rica to make it easier to do just that?
Through International Experience Canada, you can apply for a temporary work permit to travel and work in Canada for up to one year.
International Experience Canada
International Experience Canada enables Costa Rican citizens between the ages of 18 and 35 years old to:
Get started today - Choose your experience!
Ski in British Columbia: Canadian Tourism Commission
Explore Canada’s Parks: New Brunswick Department of Tourism and Parks
Work and travel in Vancouver: British Columbia: Canadian Tourism Commission
Northern Lights in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories: Canadian Tourism Commission