Prince George’s County Government’s Youth@Work/Summer Youth Enrichment Program (SYEP) is a six-week, entry-level introduction to work in public and non-profit agencies for the youth of Prince George’s County. This countywide initiative offers youth enriching and constructive summer work experiences in various assignments throughout the County.
Examples of work that youth may be assigned to perform can range from Clerical Assistant to Summer Camp Assistant. For and illustrative example of work assignments, view a listing of the job descriptions (PDF).
Regardless of which department, agency or host agency a youth is assigned, the work experience is geared to be meaningful, positive and professional.
Youth who successfully complete the job readiness training and receive their certificate of completion will have priority placement.
Youth must be a resident of Prince George’s County
Between the ages of 15 - 19 years old by July 1, 2016
In order to provide employment opportunities to as many youth as possible, youth will only be able to work a maximum of 2 years in the Youth@Work/SYEP
The Prince George's County Government application acceptance period begins on February 22, 2016 until March 25, 2016. To obtain information on other summer employment opportunities, including information on how to register for job readiness training, visit the Training page.