One City One Hire is an innovative economic development strategy that serves as a catalyst to jump-start the Mayor's pledge to put all unemployed District residents--in every Ward of the city--back to work.
One City High School Internship Program
The One City High School Internship Program (OCHSIP) is a program administered by the DC Department of Employment Services, designed to provide students that attend District of Columbia Public, Private and Charter high schools with structured internship opportunities and mentoring relationships.
OCHSIP strives to provide students with the opportunity to do the following:
- Gain meaningful work experience through a paid internship
- Learn and develop skills, attitudes and the commitment necessary to succeed in today’s world of work
- Interact with dynamic working professionals in a positive work environment
- Gain Various Professional exposure to different careers
Spring Application/Program Dates
The Employer Application will be available Monday, December 16, 2013 through Friday, January 10, 2014.
The Youth Application will be available Monday, December 16, 2013 through Friday, January 17, 2014.
The 2014 Spring OSHSIP is tentatively scheduled to begin on Tuesday, February 25, 2014, and will end on Friday, August 8, 2014(this date is tentative). Youth participants will automatically transition into the Summer Youth Employment Program.
Office of Youth Services
Contact Suite #:
Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 5 pm