Summer Youth Employment Program

The CareerSource Okaloosa Walton 2018 Summer Youth Employment Program is a two-week training program that offers employment readiness workshops and a work experience placement with a local employer. The goal is for youth participants to gain invaluable work experience and earn incentives for participation. 

Who is Eligible?
To Qualify for the Program, You Must be:
  • Resident of Okaloosa or Walton county
  • ​16 - 18 year-old high school student
  • ​Available to participate Jun 4th - 14th WITHOUT conflict
  • ​Must meet family/household income guidelines
  • Learn how to create a resume, complete a job application and interview for a job
  • ​Explore careers and understand the local labor market
  • ​Have fun! 
How Can I Apply?
If interested, you AND your parent or legal guardian MUST attend ONE of the following intake Sessions:
  • Tuesday, May 15th, 4:00 - 6:00 pm at CareerSource Okaloosa Walton, 409 Racetrack Rd. NE
  • Wednesday, May 16th, 4:00 - 6:00 pm at Emerald Coast Tech College, 761 N. 20th St. Defuniak Springs
  • Thursday, May 17th, 4:00 - 6:00 pm at Northwest Florida State College, 805 E. James Lee Blvd, Crestview 
Local Contact
Christine Budney
Lead Career Advisor
Phone: (850) 833 7587 x 221