NYC parents should know about a special program to hire teens and young adults, 14-24, for summer jobs. Since this is a NYC government program, there’s no application fee. Jobs are July 6th to August 15th, with community-based organizations, so your young person will be getting work credit to use on college applications.
The New York City Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is open to all NYC residents between the ages of 14-24.
Apply online .The deadline to submit applications is April 10, 2015.