Summer Youth Program

Earn $1,200+ This Summer


Are you a high school student between the ages of 15-19? You can earn at minimum $1,200 while investing in yourself and your future.

CareerSource Central Florida believes you have what it takes to achieve your dreams and create a brighter future.

This summer, get to know careers and college life, get training for a specific career, or earn wages working a job.


We are no longer accepting applications for the 2023 Summer Youth Program. Thank you for your interest and understanding!

You can gain early access to apply for Summer 2024 when the interest form becomes available on this page later this year.


Are you a 2023 Summer Youth Program participant?

Access the participant portal for FAQs, schedules, and more.

Go To Participant Portal

Choose From Three Program Tracks


Try out a day-in-the-life in careers

  • Earn up to a $1,200 incentive
  • 5-weeks getting to know careers
  • Discover college life & financial aid

Build a project portfolio to get gigs

  • Earn up to a $1,200 incentive
  • 5-weeks training for a career
  • Get out & explore workplaces

Gain resume-worthy work experience

• Earn $15/hr for 30 hr week
• 5-week paid internship
• Potential to work beyond 5 weeks

Be a Community Partner

Does your organization engage with a large group of enrolled high school students ages 15 – 19 who would want to learn more about our Summer Youth Program?

To request a Summer Youth Program informational session please email us at

Thank You to Our Partners for Investing in the Next Generation