Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) Application 2023 for New Yorkers

Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) Application 2023

Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) Application 2023 New Yorkers

The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is the nation’s largest youth employment program, connecting NYC youth between the ages of 14 and 24 with career exploration opportunities and paid work experience each summer.

Through SYEP, participants can explore different interests and career pathways, develop productive workplace habits, and engage in learning experiences that strengthen their social, civic, and leadership skills.

By participating in structured project and work-based opportunities, NYC youth are better prepared for careers of the future.

What does the program offer?
SYEP will give youth a unique opportunity to explore their interest and discover new ones through:

Project-Based Learning:
NYC Teens aged 14—15 learn about career opportunities and make a difference in their communities through paid project-based activities

Work Experiences:
Young people aged 16–24 improve their work readiness skills and explore career pathways through paid summer jobs in a variety of industries throughout NYC

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

Earn Money:
Get paid to participate!

Who is eligible for SYEP 2023

  • Young people age 14 to 24
  • Must be a resident of one of the five NYC boroughs

The deadline to submit applications is 03/31/2023. There are 13 days left before the deadline.

PLEASE NOTE: that you may only submit one application for SYEP. Selection into SYEP is based on a lottery. Submission of an application does not guarantee that you will be offered a summer experience.
If you have further questions about SYEP, contact Community Connect at (800) 246-4646.