What is Albany's LIGHT SYEP?

The City of Albany’s Summer Youth Employment Program, (SYEP) has been in existence for over 30 years.
Participants can explore their interests and career pathways, develop workplace skills, and engage in learning
experiences that help develop their social, civic, and leadership skills. During the months of July and August,
youth employees work 20 hours per week and participate in Friday Enrichment sessions at local colleges,
universities, and virtual platforms 

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1. What is Albany's LIGHT SYEP?
2. Who is Eligible?
3. When is the deadline to submit my application?
4. Does my application guarantee acceptance into the program?
5. What companies provide internships opportunities for participants
6. When will SYEP start?
7. What is my pay rate and how many hours will I work?
8. Do I need to sign my time sheet?
9. What If I have a new address?
10. What do I do if I have lost my pay card?
11. Can I pick up my paycheck?
12. What to do if I need to obtain a new working card?