Partnership for After School Education

Issue 149

August 15, 2017

Young Women’s Advisory Council​ Application

Girls for Gender Equity, Inc. is seeking applicants for the Young Women’s Advisory Council (YWAC) as part of New York City’s Young Women’s Initiative. YWAC is a forum where young trans and cis women and girls of color and gender non-conforming folks of color, ages of 12-24, come together to advance the recommendations proposed by the Young Women’s Initiative Report. This is a paid position including metrocard, an evening meal, and a stipend to cover childcare costs for young parents. Applications are due August 25, 2017 at 11:59 pm. Apply online or download an application.

August 15, 2017

2017 Summer Learning Scholar Nominations

The New York State Network for Youth Success is seeking nominations for three Summer Learning Scholars to attend their Power of 3:00 Summit on Summer Learning in New York City this November. Summer Learning Scholars will have the opportunity to present on their summer program and share the impact their program has had on their lives and education. The Summit will be attended by state and local elected officials, media, advocates, and supporters of expanded learning throughout New York State. Nominations are only open to students enrolled in a summer program in New York State (including New York City). All travel expenses to and from the event will be covered for each Summer Learning Scholar and their chaperone. Visit the NYS Youth Success website to access the application and nomination forms. Deadline to apply is September 15, 2017.