2021 Genesys Works Student Application

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Genesys Works is a non-profit organization dedicated to changing the lives of teens, just like you. If accepted into the program, you will have the opportunity to participate in:

  • An 8 week, summer training program to learn the skills that you will need to succeed in the corporate world.
  • A paid internship at a top company throughout your senior year.
  • One-on-one coaching and guidance with college applications, scholarships, and financial aid 

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 including email and cell number for at least one parent or guardian

Have additional questions? Explore our FAQ

Background Information

Capitalize the first letter in all names, including street names.

Phone Number: 

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


Application is Closed
The application is now closed for your site - thank you for your interest. 
If you believe you have received this message in error, such as you are applying to a different site, please contact Andrew Stuart at astuart@genesysworks.org.

You must be at least 16 by Aug 1, 2021 in order to participate.

Family Information
Parent/Guardian Contact Info

If your parent/guardian does not have an email address, please use your email

Tell Us About Yourself

If this is blank or no school show up, please go back to page 2 under your name and add the "area where you live."

Note: You must currently be a junior to apply for Genesys Works.

On track to graduate means you will graduate in May or June of 2022 even if you have early dismissal from school at noon everyday to attend your Genesys Works Internship
If you're not on track to graduate or are unsure, please talk to your counselor and let them know you're interested in Genesys Works. They will be able to assess if you are eligible.

Interest in Genesys Works

Work Information
Work Eligibility

If you work during the summer, you will need to schedule your hours around our skills training program, which either runs from 8 AM to 12 PM or from 1 to 5 PM. 

All participants of the New York City summer skills training program will be paid for their time. A paid year-long internship is not guaranteed.  
Program Info
    1. An 8 weeks skills training from about June 2021 to August 2021   
    2. A year long assigned internship from about August 2021 to August 2022.
Training Sessions

Short Answer Questions
We want to get to know you better! Answer the questions below in 3-5 sentences.

Next Steps

If you are invited to an interview, you will receive an interview invitation in early Spring, by email. In preparation for your interview you will receive the three listed forms below, these need to be completed prior to your interview date: 

1. Recommendation Form: We will ask for the name and email of a teacher/coach/mentor BY EMAIL. This is not required but is helpful. 

2. Counselor Form: You  must provide 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 must provide the name and email of your parent/guardian to provide information needed for the interview. We will ask you for this information BY EMAIL.