Environmental Corp WLG Application
Environmental Corp WLG

The Environmental Corp WLG program will provide year-round opportunities for youth to gain work readiness, explore careers, and receive targeted employment training and skills development with a focus on environmental justice and the City’s overall recovery.

What Does the Program Offer?

  • College Readiness: Learn skills to make a smooth transition from high school to college and “real’ world

  • Skill-Building Activities: Receive help with your resume, cover letters, and interview skills. Learn essential job readiness skills and workplace etiquette.

  • Career Exploration: Flex your research skills and discover new career possibilities.

  • Paid Internship: Paid internship opportunities available in a variety of industries to accommodate your career interests

  • Community Service: participate in community development while building skills related to Green Jobs, Environmental Justice and Beautification

Who is Eligible?

  • 16-19 years old as of November 8th, 2021;
  • A participant of the 2021 SYEP Program
  • Currently enrolled and attending school
  • A resident of one of the five boroughs of New York City;
  • Legally allowed to work in the US

*** Internet access is required to participate in 2021-2022 Environmental Corp. Work, Learn and Grow Employment Program. Please let your provider know if you do not have an internet connected device including a smart phone, iPad, or computer***

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PLEASE NOTE: that you may only submit one application for EC WLG. Selection into EC WLG is based on a lottery. Submission of an application does not guarantee that you will be offered a summer experience.

The deadline to submit applications is 10/28/2021. There are 6 days left before the deadline.
If you have further questions about EC WLG, contact Community Connect at (800) 246-4646.