Los Angeles Site
Year Up is a one-year, full-time training and internship program located on the West Los Angeles College campus. Our mission is to close the opportunity divide by providing young adults ages 18 – 24 with the skills, experience, and support that will empower them to reach their potential through professional careers and higher education. Year Up offers young adults the opportunity to earn a stipend of $200-$600 per month and up to 30 college credits from West LA College, learn in-demand technical, business communication, and professional skills, gain hands-on experience and a professional reference through six-month internships with leading corporations such as Hulu, Kaiser Permanente, Snapchat, Sony Studios, Getty & Warner Brothers, and belong to a community that provides mentorship, ongoing career support and a network of over 10,000 alumni nationwide.
18-24 years old; High school graduate or GED recipient; Of low to moderate income; A U.S. Citizen, permanent resident, or have an employment authorization card; Available 5 days a week (Monday-Friday) for the full year of the program; Highly motivated to learn new technical and professional skills; and Have not obtained a bachelor’s degree.
Learn about the admission proess here: http://www.yearup.org/future-students/admission-process/?location=los-angeles/
Jacqueline Morris | JMorris@YearUp.org | 424.345.2369