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Rising Seniors:

*Applications for the 2021-2022 High School Internship Program are now OPEN*

Are you interested in a paid internship during the 2021-2022 school year? Apply now for the Urban Alliance High School Internship Program!

You may be eligible if you are:

  • Currently a junior on track to graduate in June 2022
  • Authorized for an off-campus/early release schedule

To learn more, please fill out the form below.

Internship Interest Form

After completing the interest form, you will receive an email inviting you to complete an application. 

The counselor form included in the application will be sent to your school counselor on your behalf to determine your eligibility to participate in the High School Internship Program. 

Applications are due May 1, 2021

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call our office at 312-496-3300. 


Rising Juniors:

*Application for the 2021-2022 school year coming in May 2021*

Do you want to get a jump start on your career? You may be eligible to apply for the Obama Youth Jobs Corps junior program if you are currently a sophomore at Hyde Park Academy High School, Kenwood Academy High School, or Little Black Pearl Art & Design Academy, and meet the following criteria:

  • Have at least a 2.0 GPA and a strong attendance record
  • Are on track to graduate
  • Able to attend training sessions 3 hours/week

To apply online, click the link below.

OYJC Junior Program Application Form

Additionally, you must completely fill out the forms below and email them to

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to email or call our office.