Provides at risk middle and high school students with educational opportunities that focus on life and financial skills, career exploration field trips, job placement and training. High school juniors accepted in the program can apply for dual enrollment classes at SPC.
6 week program
Students ages 15-18 may explore various career industries hands-on. Including workplace readiness training, teambuilding, goal setting, personal motivation plus job shadowing experiences in fields related to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).
Students must meet low income requirements and must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Each student receives $400 upon course completion.
The Summer of Success (SOS) Program is a 6-week "introduction to college" program for graduating seniors from Pinellas County high schools. Students earn 3 college credits, explore career opportunities and improve their English, reading and math readiness skills.
Tampa Bay Consortium brings grades 9-11 College Reach Out Program (CROP) students together to engage in a FREE, one-week residential-living college experience at University of South Florida (USF), Tampa. Students will participate in a variety of academic, social and recreational activities, to promote future academic success.
One week program
June 7 – June 15
La Crecia Wright
Youth Development Program
Youth Development Program (continued)
The Pinellas Opportunity Council (POC) Youth Development Program work to equip low-income, academically-talented youth ages 14-15 with workforce readiness, leadership and financial literacy skills.
Students must meet low income requirements and must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. $500 stipend provided for students who complete training and employment/internship phases of program.