The Town of Chapel Hill Summer Youth Employment Program is open to all Chapel Hill/Carrboro residents who meet the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) income guidelines. The program is sponsored by a Community Development Block Grant.
- The program hires youth between the ages of 14-18 years old
- Meets HUD income eligible requirements (earn less than 80% of the median income for Chapel Hill)
- Youth generally work six to seven weeks during the summer
- Youth are hired to work within different departments at the Town of Chapel Hill and various non-profit agencies.
This program provides workshops to assist with resumé writing, interviewing skills and teaches youth how to conduct themselves during and after an interview.