From the YMCA of Greater New York – West Side Y:
I am excited to announce that the 2013 Y Teen Career Connection Applications are now available! Teen Career Connection is a paid summer internship program which provides opportunities for high school students to gain invaluable experience the professional world. The chosen participants partake in an 8-week internship where they are placed in fields related to their career interests.
In addition to their experience, the participants are provided with:
- $1,250 stipend
- $300 for professional clothing
- 2 monthly unlimited Metrocards
In order to qualify for the program you must:
- be available for the entirety of the program (June 28th-August 23rd and September 9th)
- be a sophomore, junior, or senior in high school
- live within the 5 boroughs
WE WILL ONLY ACCEPT ELECTRONIC APPLICATIONS COMPLETED THROUGH OUR WEBSITE. This year, we will be selecting 50 teens city-wide. The program is highly competitive so please make sure to FOLLOW ALL DIRECTIONS ON THE WEBSITE when applying. The applications can be found on our TCC Website under the apply tab. Please make sure to download the pdf before completing the online application. The applications must be completed in one sitting. You cannot save and return to complete the application so please review the questions and prepare your answers before applying. If you have any questions regarding the program, feel free to contact me via email or at 212-912-2665.
For more information we will be hosting 2 information sessions regarding the program on March 1st from 6-8PM and March 21st 6-8PM at the West Side YMCA – 5 West 63rd Street New York, NY 10023
The application closes on April 5th!
Please visit our website and share this wonderful opportunity to all those that can benefit from the amazing experience.