Grow Detroit’s Young Talent

Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation

440 E. Congress
Detroit, MI 48226 

Contact Name
Stephanie Nixon
Chief Program Officer

 Phone / Email
313-876-0674  |


Program Description

Grow Detroit’s Young Talent (GDYT) is a citywide summer jobs program that employs young adults between the ages of 14 and 24 for 6 weeks in July and August. Youth participants must be permanent residents of the City of Detroit and be eligible to work in the United States. There is a broad range of jobs available to the participants. For example, this past summer, the jobs included: community cleanups, event planning, accounting, and working with the Director of Youth Services for the City of Detroit.

*Online application open now through March 17, 2018.

Age Group
Ages 14 to 18, and 18 to 24