Learn & Earn
Learn and Earn Summer Youth Employment Applications Available April 10, 2017
The Learn and Earn Summer Youth Employment program provides summer job opportunities for youth ages 14-21. Residents of the City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County may apply for this program. Applicants must:
- Have an email address
- Verify their home address (must be a City of Pittsburgh resident)
- Verify family income
- Provide a social security card
- Provide a birth certificate (Will be age 14 -21 on June 19, 2017 (birthday must be between 6/20/95 and 6/19/03)
Applicants will be asked to upload these documents online. Acceptance into the program is based on the number of available positions.
Pay rates vary according to the type of job offered. Most youth will earn $7.25/hour, the federal minimum wage. Youth who are selected into the Corporate Internship Program will earn $8.50/hour. Young people who are selected will work from June 26, 2017, through August 4, 2017. Orientation begins the week of June 19. Youth may work up to 25 hours per week, Monday through Friday, for a total of 150 hours during the summer. Actual work hours may vary by job.
Visit the Learn & Earn website in the spring to learn more and for information about how to apply.
Application Centers have been established to assist applicants with the online application. These centers can also assist applicants with uploading documents online. For assistance with the online application, call or visit one of the Application Centers listed under the "application centers" tab above, in the Learn and Earn Information Package, or call the Learn and Earn Team at TRWIB at (412)-932-2950