Youth@Work Targets in-school youth, ages 14-21, who are New Haven residents and/or attend a New Haven Public School. The program is aimed at providing young people with workplace exposure, mentoring and school and community-based enrichment activities. Early work experiences serve as the foundation for the future success in the workplace. Student Application Summer 2020
Provides 600-700 young persons a five  week employment experience. Youth are able to work up to a maximum of twenty-five  hours a week at the State of Connecticut minimum wage rate.
Provides a twenty  week work experience during the school year. High school students are able to work up to ten  hours a week at the State of Connecticut minimum wage rate.
Is a collaborative effort with the Human Resources department. We sponsor internships for 8-10 college applicants for City internship positions. Each intern receives an eight  week summer internship in a City department. In addition, professional development is provided via weekly in-services.