Youth Employment Events

Arise! 2020 Summer Youth Employment & Education Program

Deadline: Apr 16, 2020
New York, NY
West Harlem Development Corporation 423 West 127th Street, Suite A · New York, NY 10027

Event Summary

Arise! Summer Youth Employment & Education Program (SYEEP) is relaunched as ARISE! (All Rising In Strengthening Excellence).

The program will provide West Harlem youth (at least 14 years of age) with six (6) weeks of paid ($15/hour) summer employment that will include worksite responsibilities and academic enrichment. Elements of ARISE! include job readiness, NYS Regents/SAT/ACT prep, mentorship, weekly trips, and participation in community service activities.

2020 Program Dates: Monday, July 6th – Friday, August 14th

1) At least 14 years of age by July 6, 2020
2) Current student (8th – 11th grade)
3) West Harlem – Manhattan Community District 9 (MCD9) resident
4) NY State Working Papers (14 – 17 years of age)

Applications must be submitted online no later than Thursday, April 16, 2020.

The application period for Summer 2020 is now open until Thursday, April 16, 2020.

Contact ARISE! Program Manager, Alicia Barksdale at 646-476-3394 or email if you have any questions.