The City of Mesquite is now accepting applications for the 2021 Summer Youth Internship Program (SYIP)! Eligible applicants must live in Mesquite, be between the ages of 15-17, and meet Federal income requirements. To apply please complete and submit the 2021 Summer Youth Internship Application and required documents.
The 2021 Session will take place June 11 - July 25, 2021. Applications are due by 5pm on Monday, May 10. Applications may be submitted via email to RButler@cityofmesquite.com and MSchlegel@cityofmesquite.com, or in-person at the Housing & Community Services building located at 1616 N. Galloway Ave, Mesquite TX 75149.
The SYIP, funded by the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), aims to provide income-eligible students with a paid six-week internship opportunity. The internship will allow students access to meaningful job experience beyond the classroom and the opportunity to acquire skills for future employment. For more information, please feel free to view the Information Session video below.