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District 45

Farah N. Louis

Flatbush, East Flatbush, Midwood, Marine Park, Flatlands, Kensington

We are so excited to announce that the New York City Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is BACK! If you are looking for valuable paid summer experience and are between the ages of 14 -21, apply for the 2021 Summer Youth Employment Program. The deadline is April 30, 2021.

Hope For The Warriors is currently accepting applications for their Military Spouse & Caregiver Scholarship program. The program rewards post-9/11 Military Spouses & caregivers w/ educational scholarships ranging from $1,500 to $2,500. The following scholarships are offered:
Honorary Scholarship: awarded to those seeking a graduate or post-graduate degree; New Beginnings Scholarship: awarded to those pursuing an associate degree, entry-level classes, or training; Restoring Family Scholarship: awarded to spouses of the fallen; Restoring Hope Scholarship: awarded to a Master of Social Work student; and Restoring Self Scholarship: awarded to those pursuing a bachelor’s degree. The application deadline is Friday, April 30. Learn more and apply.

The SuperSTARS Leadership Academy (SSLA) of PowerPlay is a FREE leadership program for high school young women in NYC, looking to accept students that will be entering 9th to 12th grade in the Fall of 2021. The Academy kicks off with a 5-week intensive summer session where girls participate in a variety of sports, develop workplace and life skills, and learn about the college process. Participants prepare for college and the workforce through a girl-centered approach focused on sports/physical fitness, college access, and career/life skills development. During the school year, girls gain access to activities to build their life and leadership skills and will have opportunities to earn stipends through our youth mentor coaching program. The application deadline is Friday, April 30, 2021.

The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant application portal opened on Monday, April 26th! Go to for the link to apply, an application checklist, a user guide, frequently asked questions, and more. Need help? Call 1-800-659-2955 or 1-800-877-8339 (TTY).