​​Qualify for the Summer Youth Employment Program


​This program is not currently accepting applications.

SYEP eligibility requirements

Two SYEP 2014 Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Ages 16-24.
  2. Meet one of the following requirements:
  • Youth with a disability
  • Lincoln’s ChalleNGe Academy Graduate
  • Court-involved or at-risk youth
  • Receive service from one of the following programs: 
      • National School Lunch Program,
      • Workforce Investment Act (WIA),
      • Food Stamp/SNAP Program, or
      • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families(TANF)
  • Meet family income requirement

Things to know

Know Before You Apply!


  • If you are under 18, you will need to provide your parent or legal guardian's contact information.
  • To enroll in the program, you will be required to show proof that you meet the program requirements.
  • Income eligibility is determined during an in-person meeting with an assigned career advisor.  You can use the chart below as a guideline based on your family size.

Family Household Income Table

Number In The Household/Family​Income



Questions Before You Apply?

If you have questions, refer to the FAQ or call the Community and Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) 2014 location nearest you.