LaGuardia Community College Offers a Free Young Adult Internship Program
Young Adults Can Earn Up to $2,500 in 14 Weeks and Get Work Experience
LaGuardia Community College is offering a free 14-week internship program for job-ready New York City young adults (between 16-24) who are not working or returning to
school. Recruitment is ongoing.
Participants in the Young Adult Internship Program (YAIP) will receive three weeks of orientation prior to the internship; 11 weeks of paid internship (20 work hours and five workshop hours per week); job counseling, and work-readiness training leading to the National Work Readiness Credential.
Upon completion of the program, they can apply to college; enter into an occupational skills training program; earn a GED diploma; or connect with other job and educational opportunities.
The program will be held in the college’s “C” building at 29-10 Thomson Avenue, Long Island City. For more information and requirements, call (718) 609-2131.