Summer Youth Employment Program Program News WHDC Updates

2019 Arise! SYEEP Applications Now Open

March 19, 2019

West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is pleased to announce that applications are now available for the 2019 ARISE! Summer Youth Employment & Education Program (SYEEP).  Arise! SYEEP will provide West Harlem youth (at least 14 years of age) with six (6) weeks of paid ($15/hour) summer employment that will include worksite responsibilities and academic enrichment. The program will include job readiness, NYS Regents/SAT/ACT prep, mentorship, weekly trips, and participation in community service activities.

2019 Program Dates: Monday, July 8 – Friday, August 16

1) At least 14 years of age by July 8, 2019
2) Current student (8th – 11th grade)
3) West Harlem – Manhattan Community District 9 (MCD9) resident
4) NY State Working Papers (14 – 17 years of age) 

Applications must be submitted online no later than Friday, May 10, 2019.

Please Apply Online to participate. For additional information, please see the Full Program Overview.

We look forward to seeing you this summer!