SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
2008 PRELIMINARY APPLICATION
ANTHONY J. PICENTE JR., ONEIDA COUNTY EXECUTIVE
Fast facts about the Summer Youth Employment Program:
• Youth work an average of 100 hours. Youth earn $7.15 per hour
• The program lasts for 5 weeks; youth work 20 hours per week
starting in early July
• Oneida County’s SYEP offers a variety of options:
• Academic sites to increase computer and technology skills.
• Community service sites to help schools, facilities.
• Career preparation programs.
CITY: STATE: ZIP:
HOME PHONE: DATE OF BIRTH:
CURRENT YEAR IN SCHOOL: NAME OF SCHOOL:
RACE: __WHITE __BLACK __HISPANIC __ASIAN/PAC. ISLANDER
__NATIVE AMERICAN __OTHER (identify) ________________________________________
LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY __YES __NO INDIVIDUAL WITH A DISABILITY __YES __NO
RECEIVING CASH WELFARE __YES __NO NUMBER IN FAMILY _____________________
FAMILY INCOME (FROM MOST RECENT TAX RETURN) _____________________
Are you interested in SYEP activities that involve:
Computers (Circle Yes or No) Classroom Activities (Circle Yes or No) Outdoor activities (Circle Yes or No)
Eligibility: Must meet income guidelines, be at least age 14 by July 1, 2008, and be an Oneida County resident.
Mail this form to:
Oneida County Summer Youth Employment Program
Oneida County Workforce Development
209 Elizabeth St., 2nd Floor, Utica, NY 13501
Or Deliver it in Person to:
Working Solutions Utica, State Office Building, 207 Genesee St., Utica
Working Solutions Rome , 1101 Floyd Ave., Rome.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities
(Note: SYEP is funded through New York State. Funding allocations are currently uncertain,
but individuals wishing to participate in 2008 should apply early. If funding for SYEP is approved, applicants will be
contacted in June to complete additional paperwork required for participation.