Resources & Opportunities
Scholarships & Internships are available to current college students. Scholarship & Internship list will be updated on a monthly basis.
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The Marcy Lab School
We are a non-profit, post-secondary school based in Brooklyn, NY. We offer a 12-month, full-time computer science program designed to prepare recent high school graduates from underrepresented backgrounds for full-time careers in software engineering. We are an alternative to traditional higher education for students who face financial barriers or for those who are simply looking for a unique experience better suited to their interests. Check website to apply!
Jobs Corps Scholars at Kingsborough Community College
This free program is open to 18-24 year olds who have their HS diploma/HSE/TASC and are not currently enrolled in school. Students will be provided with free training in healthcare, business or trade. They will receive support with enrolling into college and entering employment. Check website for program start dates!
The Mandala Kitchens Culinary Training offers free or low-cost 12-week culinary training program to anyone wishing to develop food service skills in order to get a job in a commercial setting/kitchen. The program based in the UWS/ Morningside Heights neighborhood of Manhattan is open to all with a priority to individuals facing barriers to employment. Learn more about the program on their website and apply online prior to the next class starting in Winter 2022.
The Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC) is recruiting for its free Academic and Career Training programs. Their programs encourage and support adults to learn English, earn their High School Equivalency diploma, and prepare for college or gain employment. Their Career Training programs provide state or national certifications to equip those seeking employment and include Allied Health programs such as Certified Electronic Health Records, Certified EKG Training, Certified Phlebotomy Technician and Certified Medical Administrative Assistant, as well as Security Officer Training and OSHA. Applicants are encouraged to apply online for the Fall semester as well as attend a Virtual Admissions Session to get an overview of the programs and the enrollment process. Click website for starting dates!
6-week, full-time, training program for young adults (ages 20-26) seeking an entry-level role in the tech sector. Students will learn the skills needed to work as a Customer Experience or Customer Support Specialist at a tech-enabled company. This is a great full-time role with lots of career growth potential. Graduates will be provided with job placement support and one year of career coaching. Recent program graduates are thriving in full-time CX roles at companies like Uber, Revel, Olo, and Justworks. Now accepting early applications for the next cohort beginning in April 2022. Check website on how to apply.
Eckerd Connects is now recruiting for their Train & Earn program with locations in Queens and the Bronx. Their 6-week long program provides young adults with career training in the food service, healthcare, and retail sectors, and include job placement assistance, paid internship opportunities, financial literacy training, customer service certification, access to an onsite mental health specialist, and more. Learn more about their program in Queens and the Bronx. Apply for the program online here.
Upwardly Global works with immigrant and refugee New Yorkers who are looking to return to their professional career fields. Through a Job Coaching & Skilling Program, job seekers gain access to customized career advising, digital training on how to navigate the U.S. job search, re- and up-skilling opportunities, and professional network building through 50+ employer partners. Each year, they place over 1,000 jobseekers back into career track positions! Currently all services are provided virtually. Check website for more Info.
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Division of Continuing Education offers career building courses in healthcare, technology, construction safety, building trades and more. Explore their SPRING CATALOG. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
UX Microcredential at Kingsborough Community College
At Kingsborough, we have bundled classes in our User Experience (UX) Design training program to create an 8-week UX Microcredential program. Earners of the UX Designer Badge have developed the entry-level skills needed to create digital interfaces that respect Heuristics, Design Thinking, Gestalt, and Accessibility and Interaction Design principles. They are competent in conducting research with users, mapping qualitative data, gaining insights to generate inspiration, designing sketched and digital clickable prototypes. Click here to apply!
If you have any questions or need to speak with someone, please reach out to Glenda Tesalona.
Glenda TesalonaAlumni Relations ManagerGtesalona@newvisions.org