“As we continue to further our partnerships with local businesses and institutions, we are able to reach our goal to help Jersey City youth jump-start their careers and plan for a higher education.”

-Mayor Steven M. Fulop

Jersey City Youth Works supports positive youth development by offering multiple youth employment and enrichment programs throughout the year. In partnership with corporate, nonprofit, and education sector partners, Jersey City Youth Works offers programs and services to more 1000 youth and young adults annually, and engages local youth service providers to strengthen service delivery.
To apply for our summer initiatives, please click on the links below:
City Youth Jobs - open to Jersey City residents 15 - 24 - Application Deadline: April 1

City Youth Jobs Application

Jersey City Summer Internship Program - open to Jersey City Public High School Juniors - Application Deadline: March 3

2019 Jersey City Summer Internship Program Application