In response to the ongoing expansion of this pivotal sector, the CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) will launch an Advanced Certificate in Youth Studies in fall 2016. The advanced certificate provides an opportunity to deepen students’ understanding of the relationship between youth and society by analyzing current policies, opportunities, and best practices related to the field. It also responds the needs of those working in youth services by providing a pathway for professional development
The deadline for program applications is July 27th and scholarship applications are due by July 15th.
Scholarships Available for Program Staff and Supervisors
The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) is offering scholarships for the Family Development Credential (FDC) Program for frontline staff; and the Family Development Credential Program for Supervisors for supervisors, managers and directors. Both programs emphasize a family development approach as a way of redirecting how health, education, and human services are delivered to families and individuals.
Scholarship applications are due by Friday, July 22nd. Classes begin on Friday, September 16 (for FDC for frontline staff), and Friday September 9 (for FDC for Supervisors), and are offered at City University of New York (CUNY) campuses.
Scholarship applications are available here.
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This is the place where trainers, employers and people who work with kids connect online to share job, training and career opportunities in New York State. By using the free resources of this site and becoming a regular visitor, you’ll get continually updated information on job openings, trainings and educational opportunities that will help you have the greatest possible positive impact on kids.
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