2024 Summer Youth Employment Program Application Period Open

Mar 1, 2024 | News

The application period for the 2024 Summer Youth Employment Program is now open.

This popular program, funded by the Lake County Board, will provide meaningful work experiences in various worksites for approximately 175 young people this summer. Applications will be accepted through April 20, 2024.

To qualify for employment, youth must:

  • Live in Lake County, Illinois
  • Be age 14 to 18 (by April 15) OR age 14 to 22 with an Individualized Education Plan (IEP)
  • Attend middle school or high school
  • Receive free or reduced-price lunch OR meet low-income guideline