ODYSSEY – Official Languages Programs


    What happens after I apply to Odyssey?
    December 22, 2020

    What happens after I apply to Odyssey?

    The Odyssey timeline NOVEMBER–FEBRUARY Prospective participants submit applications FEBRUARY–APRIL Selected applicants are contacted for interviews APRIL–MAY The selection process is underway MAY–JUNE Selected participants* will receive […]
    December 8, 2020

    When can I apply to the Odyssey program?

    Applications submitted after the deadline may still be considered in the event that there are placements available. Contact your provincial or territorial coordinator for more information.
    October 14, 2020

    What happens after I submit my application?

    If your application and supporting documents are in order, you may be selected for an interview. You will then be contacted by a provincial or territorial […]
    October 14, 2020

    What does the status on my online profile (Odyssey) mean?

    After submitting your application, you may see different statuses assigned to your profile. These statuses, and their meanings, are found below. Further instructions will be provided […]
    October 14, 2020

    I’m getting an error message. What do I do?

    If you get an error message such as “The email address you entered already exists” or “The email/username combination is not valid,” you will need to […]
    October 14, 2020

    I forgot my username. What do I do?

    For security reasons, you won’t be able to generate a new password without your username. First, try searching your inbox for an email from the program […]
    September 18, 2020

    Will I receive my travel allowances even if I decide to stay in my host community throughout my entire Odyssey mandate?

    Yes! These allowances are fixed amounts and are paid regardless of your actual travel plans (e.g., you will receive them even if you do not return […]
    September 18, 2020

    What is the difference between a language assistant and a teacher?

    Language assistants are not trained as teachers and therefore do not perform the duties of a teacher, such as the assignment of tests, student evaluation, and […]
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