Genesys Works Houston - 2018 Student Application

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Instructions:

Our online application takes 10-20 minutes to complete.


We recommend that you complete the application in one sitting. However, you may start your application now and return later if that is not an option. 


Please make sure you save all information before closing the application. 


Before beginning the application you will need the following items:

1. Personal email address

2. Contact information for at least one parent or guardian

If you have questions or concerns, please email Tanita Wiley at twiley@genesysworks.org

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       Background Information                                              Please capitalize all names including street names.






Phone Number: 

Note: You must provide at least one phone number to submit the application.


Please enter in the following format: 123-456-7891

Please enter in the following format: 123-456-7891
Address







For the date to be accepted, you must format it as MM/DD/YYYY, with four digits in the year.





       Family Info

Please provide contact information for at least one parent or guardian.

Parent/Guardian Contact Info


















       School Information





Note: You must currently be a junior in high school to apply for Genesys Works






Work Info


Keep in mind that if you work during the summer, you will need to schedule around the four-hour training period you are assigned to (either 8:00AM-12:00PM or 1:00PM-5:00PM).


       Program Info

Genesys Works is a 14-month commitment starting the end of your junior year. The three main parts of our program are:

  1. Summer training in professional skills and Information Technology, Business/Accounting and Engineering/Drafting. Summer training runs from June 13, 2016 until August 5, 2016 and is four hours a day Monday through Friday.
  2. Year-long internship at a major corporation. Work hours are from 1:00PM-5:00PM Monday thru Friday during your senior year. 
  3. College planning meetings from September to May. 



Genesys Works requires a commitment of more than 20 hours a week during your senior year. You may have to give up after school activities because of your commitment to Genesys Works. Be ready to discuss this if you are selected for an interview.





       Short Answer      

We want to get to know you better!  Please answer the following questions in 3 to 5 sentences.
Essays



Next Steps

If you are invited to an interview, you will receive an interview invitation from your school at the beginning of March. Interviews will be held over Spring Break. Interviews will last roughly an hour. You will also need the following:


1. Recommendation Form: We will need the name and email of a teacher/coach/mentor.  We will ask you for this information BY EMAIL.

2. Counselor Form: We will need the name and email of your counselor to confirm you are on track to graduate. We will ask you for this information BY EMAIL.

3. Parent Form: You will need to get this completed by your parent/guardian and return to Genesys Works at your interview.


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