This is an excellent program for students who need an extra push, and the genuine few who are lost! There is a Dec 15 initial deadline, so if you know anyone, tell them to get the application in ASAP.
YEAR UP New York is a unique, year-long training and corporate
internship program that prepares urban young adults for professional
careers and higher education. Our mission is to close the Opportunity
Divide by providing urban talent with the skills, experience, and
support that will empower them to reach their potential. Our
participants have an opportunity to:
Earn a stipend of up to $260 per week and 10-16 free college credits
YEAR UP STUDENTS are ages 18-24, have a high school diploma or a GED,
Year Up NYC has served 497 young adults since its first class in 2006
MEET OUR STUDENTS!
-Learn about Year Up from the students themselves:
-We also had the honor of having P resident Obama visit one of our
APPLY TODAY TO OUR SPRING CLASS!
ATTEND AN OPEN HOUSE TO GET STARTED
Open Houses are held at our Manhattan and Brooklyn sites.
They are held at our Manhattan office every Tuesday from 3:30-5:30pm
Open Houses will be take place at our Brooklyn office on:
-Monday November 15th 3:30-4:30pm
-Monday December 13th 3:30-4:30pm
We are located on the 5th floor of the Chase bank building located at
Suggested Deadline: December 15th 2010
Final Deadline: February 15th 2011
Applicants are admitted on a rolling basis. Applications submitted
Follow these steps to apply:
1. Recommended: visit our site (attend an Open House or set up
2. Fill out an Interest Form online, at our office, or over the phone
3. Call our admissions team to schedule an Interview.
4. & nbsp; Before coming in for your interview, complete an Application,
CONTACT OUR ADMISSIONS TEAM FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Phone: 212-785-3340 x1338 Website: www.yearup.org/apply
Email: Admissionsnyc@yearup.org Location: 55 Exchange Place, Suite 403, NY