CUNY Recovery Corps

Join CUNY Recovery Corps to revitalize, reinvigorate, and rebuild NYC!

Be one of the CUNY students working on projects this summer to help NYC bounce back from the COVID-19 pandemic. CUNY Recovery Corps is a special Summer Youth Employment Program just for CUNY. Help NYC recover AND earn over $2000 by working between July and mid-August.

Apply today and use PIN: CUNY2021! Our city’s public health organizations, community-based non-profits, government agencies, and schools are counting on you.

If you already applied to SYEP this year, no problem! Just fill out this form so we can find your application.

CUNY Recovery Corps students must be 16-24 years old, live in one of the five boroughs of New York City, be legally allowed to work in the US, and be a CUNY student during the spring 2021 semester and/or in fall 2021.  CLIP, CUNY Start, and Math Start students are eligible too!

CUNY Recovery Corps is specifically seeking students who:
– Attend a community or comprehensive college
– Are residents of NYCHA
– Are residents of the 33 most COVID-impacted zip codes (more information here)
– Are in or aged out of foster care
– Are homeless or at risk of being homeless
– Are receiving cash assistance benefits