Dear Providers,
Hope all is well. Youth Radio is currently accepting applications for our next Digital Media & Technology Pathways cohort, starting August 2016! Application will be accepted until July 29th. Please see details below.
Youth Radio Fellowship Program Details
The Digital Media & Technology Pathways Fellowship is a State of California recognized On-the-job training program (OJT) that prepares out of school Oakland youth from low-income backgrounds with skills in digital media marketing, followed by a three month paid internship at a local business matched to their individual skills development and interests.  Please feel free to contact Jessica Damian at or myself, Michael Lee with any questions, concerns or requests for presentations.
Link to additional information and application 
Program Overview
  • Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays @ Youth Radio.  All classes are 9:30am – 12pm
  • Up to $500/month in stipend ($100/wk + $25/wk in possible bonuses), paid bi-weekly, based on 100% participation in training activities and project completion.
  • Receive State of California On-The-Job Training(OJT) Certificate in communications upon completion
  • Advanced Photoshop training with opportunity to become Adobe Photoshop Certified
  • Full suite of wraparound services provided during training (case management, academic and career advising, free 1 year therapy provided on site by The Wright Institute per student request)
  • Field Trips and Job shadowing opportunities through out training
  • 3 month placement at a local business
  • Earning $12.55/hr
  • Working between 15 – 25 hrs/week
  • Must be Oakland resident aged 18-24 (Youth in transitional housing located outside of Oakland accepted)
  • Must have ID & Social Security Card
  • Able to provide proof of household income (if any)
  • Eligibility to work
  • Willing to take a basic skills test for workplace reading and mathematics
Basic skills test must be scheduled upon application submission, to ensure potential participant is eligible.
*Women are strongly encouraged to apply*
Kind Regards,

Michael Lee | Managing Director |
Youth Radio | 1701 Broadway, Oakland CA 94612 | P: 510-251-1101

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