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9-12 Grade Opportunities

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JOB OPPORTUNITY


Minneapolis Convention Center Catering Company: Kelber Catering, Inc

  • Hiring for the following positions: cooks, bakers and cold food prep

  • Union - UNITE-HERE Local 17

  • $12.45 per hour start with a raise to take place 8/1/17

  • Meals and uniforms provided

Info & Application

www.kelber.com

Click on the “Employment Tab” and view each position

ASAP

Currently Hiring



 

JOB OPPORTUNITY


North Memorial Medical Center

  • Seeking MPS Students!

  • FOOD SERVICE WORKER - Dietary Aide

  • Hours range from 16-24 hours per week

  • $14.91/hour

  • Hours vary

  • Skills needed: customer service, reliability, ability to take direction, ability to work in a team, cashier experience a plus

Info & Application  here

ASAP

Currently Hiring

JOB OPPORTUNITY


Minneapolis Public Schools Plant Operations: CUSTODIAN

  • Seeking MPS Alumni!

  • Now hiring custodians

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Competitive salaries (start at $14.66/hour)

  • Benefits available

  • Must be 18+ with HS Diploma or GED

Info & Application

https://jobs.mpls.k12.mn.us/

ASAP

Currently Hiring

JOB OPPORTUNITY


Senior Community Services

  • Seeking to hire a Lawn Care Worker (Seasons)

    • $16/hour

    • Must be 16+


  • Seeking to hire Home Repairer/ Painter

    • $17/hout

    • Flexible Schedule


  • Seeking to hire a House Cleaner

    • $13/hour

    • 20 hours/week

    • Must be 18+

    • Must pass background check

For more information

www.seniorcommunity.org


*Contact for Lawn, Repairer, or Painter

Bethany Sapp home@seniorcommunity.org


*Contact for Housecleaner

Valerie Anderson home@seniorcomminuty.org



 

ASAP

Currently Hiring

JOB OPPORTUNITY


Teen Teamworks

  • Hiring a Youth Worker to be a part of 10 member team to perform outdoor duties

  • Must be 14-24 years old

  • Must be a Minneapolis resident

  • Biweekly work schedule; MW one week, TTH the next week, then alternating

  • Apps available March 13 - May20

  • Notifications May 26

  • Start work June 18

Application and info packet available in the CCC (246)


This job will begin June 19th and end August 18th


For questions contact: 612-370-3916 or 612-370-3917


 

Apply now!


Application closes May 20th

JOB OPPORTUNITY


MNDOT (Minnesota Department of Transportation)

  • Seeking to hire a Metro Maintenance Summer Laborer (Temporary Position)

  • $15/hour

  • Must be 18+

  • Must have Valid Class D Drivers License

  • 40 hours/week - 7 am - 3:30 pm

  • Various locations available

  • Start June 15 - Aug 31

Send your resume to:

Rene Duffee

MnDOT Office of Human Resources

1500 W County Road B-2

Roseville, MN 55113


Phone: (651) 234-7424

Email: Rene.Duffee@state.mn.us

Apply now!

JOB and EXPERIENCE OPPORTUNITY


Way to Grow

  • Hiring for Preschool Literacy Tutor position

  • Must be 18+ when job begins

  • Must have high school diploma or GED

  • Must be US citizen or permanent resident

  • Part time 20 hours/week

  • Stipend available

  • Education awad available

For more information:


Craig Allen

Phone: 612-267-6283

Email: callen@mplswaytogrow.org


Info page available in CCC

Apply now!

SUMMER OPPORTUNITY


Culinary Camp

Explore the exciting culinary industry at the NDSCS Culinary Intensive.

  • 4 days

  • Must be 16+

  • Interested in Culinary careers

  • June 11-15 or June 18-22

  • Limited to 15 participants

  • $50 non-refundable registration fee due with application

  • $100 fee due at beginning of camp


Info & Application:

https://www.ndscs.edu/academics/youth-programs/culinary-camp/

Space is limited!

Registration

1st Deadline: May 30 for Session 1:

June 11-15


2nd Deadline: June 6 for Session 2:

June 18-22

SUMMER OPPORTUNITY


Minnesota Children’s Museum

  • MCM is looking for students entering grades 9-12 to be a part of their Play Team - Students in Service Program


http://www.mcm.org/volunteer

Due: May 5

SUMMER OPPORTUNITY


RCMS Regional Center for Mathematics and Science

  • Current 10th grade students

  • Free 6-week program held at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

  • 2.3 GPA

  • Interest in math, science or engineering

  • Ability to be away from home and live on a college campus for a summer

  • Will be a first generation college student OR family meets the income requirement

Info & Application:

http://www.uwgb.edu/rcms/visitors/applications3.asp


 

Due: April 14

SCHOLARSHIP


Juliet Evans Nelson Scholarship

  • Current 11th grade student

  • Making a difference by volunteering

  • Planning to attend college in 2018

  • Application must be typed

  • Application template is available in CCC

  • Two letters of recommendation required

  • Essay required

*Applications in CCC

Due: April 21

SUMMER OPPORTUNITY


First Step Summer Institute


St. Kate’s

  • Identify as a woman of color and/or Indigenous woman

  • Be enrolled in the 10th or the 11th grade and have at least a 2.75 grade point average (GPA)

  • Be interested in higher education

  • Demonstrate a willingness to make First Step your first priority

  • Complete the application

In this 4-day residential program, students gain a deeper sense of commitment to pursue higher education, a strong network of diverse, college-bound friends, a sense of support and encouragement from St. Kate's staff, faculty and students, more perspective on college living, and ultimately, increased self-esteem about their capacity to apply to and thrive in college.


Info & Application:

https://www.stkate.edu/students/support-and-assistance/mips/first-step-institute

Due: April 14


2017 First Step Session Dates

Session I: June 19–22, 2017

Session II: June 26–29, 2017

SUMMER OPPORTUNITY


Personal Finance Summer Institute

  • Current 9th, 10th and 11th grade students

  • Live in Twin Cities Metro

  • Priority given to students who are 1st generation to attend college, eligible for free/reduced lunch, students of color

WHAT HAPPENS AT THE SUMMER INSTITUTE?

  • Learn more about exploring your future career, paying for college, debt, savings, and credit.

  • Explore the University of Minnesota and visit a local company.

  • Hear from guest speakers from a variety of fields.

  • Lunch, breakfast, and bus passes provided each day!

  • Receive a certificate of completion from the University of Minnesota.

Info & Application:

https://www.mcee.umn.edu/students/personal-finance-summer-institute

*Applications in CCC

Due: April 1


Session held:

June 26-30

SUMMER OPPORTUNITY


ThreeSixty Journalism Summer Camp

  • Complete your college essay

  • Learn how to use photos and words to tell your story

  • Engage with media professionals

  • Tour newsrooms

Camp takes place at University of St. Thomas

Monday - Friday

9:00am - 5:00 pm


Tuition Scholarships available for free/reduced lunch


Application and Information:

http://threesixtyjournalism.org/summercamps


Tuition Information


Flier

Due: May 22


Space is limited!

SUMMER JOB


Teen Teamworks Summer Jobs

  • Teen Teamworks helps Minneapolis teens ages 14-18 acquire relevant job skills

  • Hands-on Minneapolis Parks & Recreation Board (MPBR) project work and training

  • Youth receive supervised on-the-job training, work readiness sessions, educational services

  • Earn a bi-weekly paycheck

Summer session

June 19-August 18


Application and information


612-370-3916


Social Security number required for background check

 

GRANT


Ann Bancroft Foundation

Girls Grant

  • Apply for a grant to help you pay for activity/enrichment fees, athletic fees, more.

  • Girls, grades 4-12

80% of applicants are awarded


Up to $500


Application and information

Due: April 1

CONTEST


Essay Contest


Why Character Matters Essay

Any student grade 9-12

Registration available online

600-750 word essay

Essay Prompt



 

20 winners


Prizes:

1st place: *13” MacBook Air

2nd place: iPad Air 2

3rd place: iPad Mini 4

4th place: Beats Solo 3 Wireless Headphones

5th place: Google Home

Other Winners: $50 Walmart Card


Application and Information

Due: April 15

JOB OPPORTUNITY


UPS


 

Immediate Openings:

Part-time Package Handlers

  • Monday-Friday

  • Physical, fast paced

  • Employees are eligible for tuition assistance of up to $5,250 per year

www.upsjobs.com

 

JOB OPPORTUNITY


BayPort Roofing

Now Hiring Sales Representatives!!

  • Must be a graduating senior

  • Unlimited income potential

  • No experience necessary

  • Sales training provided

  • Weekly/monthly cash performance bonuses

  • Full-time or part-time



 

www.bayportroofing.com/jobs

 

SUMMER JOB OPPORTUNITY


Minneapolis Park & Rec Aquatics

  • Aquatic Attendant positions available

         *no experience necessary


  • Lifeguard positions available

        *must be certified

   

SCHOLARSHIP


MN Association of Townships Scholarship


 
  • Current 11th grade students

  • Complete online application form

  • Submit 450-500 word written essay discussing this year’s topic

Information and application


Essay Prompt


All items must be submitted in one envelope and mailed to:


Minnesota Association of Townships Scholarship Program

P.O. Box 267

St. Michael, MN  55376

Due: May 1

SUMMER PROGRAM


Carleton College

Carleton Summer Science Institute offers six 3-week long pre-college programs where rising juniors and seniors live and learn in a welcoming community of peers. Students can earn up to 6 Carleton College credits. The Institute offers programs in topics such as:

  • Science

  • Computer Science

  • Writing

  • Humanities

  • Quantitative Reasoning

  • Language and Global Issues

Deadlines vary based on program dates.


For more information and to register go to  https://apps.carleton.edu/summer/


 
 

SUMMER OPPORTUNITY


Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Summer Youth Mural Project is looking for people who are

  • Youth 14-19

  • Connected to Phillips/Whittier neighborhoods

  • Passionate about storytelling

  • Interested in public art

  • Able to work independently & with others

No mural experience necessary


June 20-August 17

Wednesdays and Thursdays 1:30pm - 4:30pm


For information and application: www.artsmis.org/mural


Or email communityarts@artsmia.org

Call 612-870-3104

April 17

*applications in the CCC