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3rd Party Programs

Private or government based programs that connect high school students to internships.

ABCD SummerWorks

Eligibility: Must be 14-21 year old Boston residents
Deadline: May 31st, 2020

A youth work development program connecting Boston youth aged 14-21 to hundreds of partnered work-sites throughout the city. Participants receive a biweekly stipend, and gain invaluable work experience.


Eligibility: Must be a Boston resident aged 15-18
Application Deadline: April 26 *Now closed, will reopen March 2021*

Program connecting thousands of youth around Boston to jobs at local companies and nonprofit organizations. This youth to gain valuable experience that prepares them for the workforce.

Cambridge Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment Program

Eligibility: Must be 14-19 year old Cambridge resident
Deadline: No deadline yet for 2020 summer due to COVID-19

Program connecting Cambridge high school students to organizations in the Cambridge area, and paying students for their work. These programs offer students real work experience.