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.
2015 SYEP Request for Applications
The District of Columbia Department of Employment Services (DOES) is soliciting grant applications to support the delivery of a variety of workforce exploration and experience-based programs that will provide purposeful and developmentally appropriate employment and career exploration opportunities in support of the District's Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). Through the SYEP, DOES strives to provide young people with life changing opportunities that will lay a solid foundation for successful adulthood.
The 2015 SYEP RFA has been amended.
Click on the links below to review the amended 2015 SYEP RFA and the Amended Sections listing.
2015 SYEP Request for Applications - Growth Industry Sectors
In support of the 2015 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP), the District of Columbia Department of Employment Services (DOES) is soliciting grant applications to support the delivery of a variety of work readiness and workforce development Growth Industry Sector programming in one (1) of the following four (4) growth industry sectors: (1) Agricultural/Environmental Information; (2) Technology/Telecommunications; (3) Media/Publications/Entertainment; or (4) Business/Professional Services. Applicants will be required to deliver project-based learning components as part of their programming.
For a full list of grant opportunities for the Government of the District of Columbia, visit the District Grants Clearinghouse.