The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is beginning to accept applications today. This program is based on creating an engaging virtual program that will offer opportunities to learn new skills, explore potential careers and earn money this summer.
SYEP Bridge will give youth a unique opportunity to explore their interest and discover new ones through:
Career Exploration: Flex your research skills and discover new career possibilities.
Skill-Building Activities: Receive help with your resume, cover letters, and interview skills. Learn essential job readiness skills and workplace etiquette.
Connections to Professionals: Build your network through mentoring, career panels, social media workshops, and more.
Community Building: Our democracy needs your voice. Learn valuable skills to become an active citizen at work and in your community.
Earn Money: Get paid to participate! Youth between the ages of 14-15 and 16-24 will receive stipend of $700 and $1,000 respectively for their participation
Who is Eligible?
Young people age 14 to 24
Must be a resident of one of the five NYC boroughs
Legally allowed to work in the US
Here is the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) website: