Year Up National Capital Region is a one-year, intensive training program that provides low-income young adults, ages 18-24, with a combination of hands-on skill development, college credits, and corporate internships. We opened our doors in February of 2006. Over 33,000 young adults in the National Capital Region area do not have access to livable wage careers or higher education, and our students and graduates have proven that these young adults are capable of adding immediate value to local companies. We are working hard to close the Opportunity Divide in this community.

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In Recognition of Support for Year Up, New Signature Wins Microsoft Citizenship Opportunities for Youth Partner of the Year Award

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Upcoming Events

Information Session

Year Up National Capital Region holds Information Sessions for anyone who is interested in learning more about our program and how to apply to our upcoming class. Dates are as follows: Monday, May 2, 2016 – 11:00 AM Thursday, May 5th, 2016 – Virtual Saturday, May 7th, 2016 – 10:00 AM Monday,...

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