Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP)

Program Overview

The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) provides New York City youth ages 14 and 15 with Project-Based Learning Activities and ages 16 to 24 with Paid Summer Employment for six weeks in July and August. Participants work in a variety of entry-level jobs including:

  • Government Agencies

  • Hospitals

  • Summer Camps

  • Non-Profits

  • Small Businesses

  • Child Care Facilities

  • Senior Centers

  • Sports Enterprises

  • Retail Organizations

Youth can apply for the different program options listed below. Youth can apply online at the links below during the application period. Please note, applicants can only submit one (1) SYEP application, even if they qualify for multiple programs.

Applications available starting Monday, March 15, 2021! 

SYEP: CareerReady for students that attend ATECH (Automotive) High School and The School for Human Rights.

Link to Apply: https://syepappinitiatives.yepsonline.org/CareerReady.aspx

Use PIN# CR-91054-LC to apply

SYEP: CareerFirst for applicants ages 14 to 24 that reside in NYCHA-Breukelen, NYCHA-Farragut and NYCHA-Tilden ONLY!

Link to Apply: https://syepappinitiatives.yepsonline.org/SYEPNYCHA.aspx

For Breukelen Residents (All Ages): Use PIN# CF-91013-IA to apply

For Farragut Residents (Ages 14 to 15): Use PIN# WPA582748 to apply

For Farragut Residents (Ages 16 to 24): Use PIN# WPA610103 to apply

For Tilden Residents (Ages 14 to 15): Use PIN# WPA170692 to apply

For Tilden Residents (Ages 16 to 24): Use PIN# WPA161971 to apply

SYEP: MAP to $uccess for applicants ages 14 to 24 that reside in NYCHA-Boulevard ONLY!

Link to Apply: https://syepappinitiatives.yepsonline.org/NYCHAMap.aspx

Use PIN# MS-91013 to apply

Applications available starting Monday, March 22, 2021! 

SYEP: Community-Based Open to all New York City residents between the ages of 14 to 21.

Link to Apply: https://application.nycsyep.com

SYEP Application Deadline for All Above Programs:

Friday, April 23, 2021! 

Program Requirements

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