What does the program offer?
The Career Ready WLG Provider you have chosen will determine your eligibility for the program in consultation with your school. If you are selected to participate in the program, your CareerReady WLG Provider will contact you with further instructions on enrolling in the program.
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College Readiness:
Learn skills to make a smooth transition from high school to college and “real’ world
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Paid Internship:
Paid internship opportunities available in a variety of industries to accommodate your career interests
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Career Exploration:
Flex your research skills and discover new career possibilities.
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Skill-Building Activities:
Receive help with your resume, cover letters, and interview skills. Learn essential job readiness skills and workplace etiquette.
Who is eligible
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16-19 years old as of October 10th, 2022
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Currently enrolled and attending school
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An participant of the 2022 SYEP Summer Program
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A resident of one of the five boroughs of New York City
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Internet access is required to participate in 2022-2023 Work, Learn and Grow Employment Program. ***
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Legally allowed to work in the US
***Please let your provider know if you do not have an internet connected device including a smart phone, iPad, or computer
The deadline to submit applications was 09/30/2022. No further applications may be submitted.
PLEASE NOTE: The Career Ready WLG Provider you have chosen will determine your eligibility for the program in consultation with your school. If you are selected to participate in the program, your CareerReady WLG Provider will contact you with further instructions on enrolling in the program.
If you have further questions about WLG, contact Community Connect at (800) 246-4646.
NYC Department of Youth
Address
2 Lafayette Street, 19th Floor
New York, New York 10007
Contact
1.800.246.4646
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