The Climb Tour 2020 is a career immersion program that provides girls, young women, and youth with the opportunity to learn about professional careers in the world. The program will take girls, young women, and youth to visit innovative companies in the U.S.A for a day to network and learn from professionals. Our next stop is New York City.
Extended Deadline: March 15, 2020
City: New York City Sites: The sites will be announced in May 2020! What will YOU learn? 1. Learn about the various types of careers in the world 2. Hear from employers about their professional journey and climb 3. Learn about the companies jobs and internship opportunities 4. Network with professionals
WHO CAN APPLY? - high school, undergraduate, graduate, and recent graduate students
HOW WILL I GET THERE? YesSheCanCampaign will provide free transportation to New York City to students living in New Jersey. Students must obtain transportation to and from the meetup train stations.
Meetup Stations - A YesSheCanCampaign representative will be at the meetup stations to ensure everyone is safe. Newark, New Jersey - Newark Penn Station and Trenton, New Jersey - Trenton Transit Center
Tentative Schedule 1. The train leaves Trenton for New York City (7:00 a.m.) 2. The train arrives in Newark Penn Station (8:15 a.m.) 3. Arrive New York City by 8:30 a.m. (Meet NYC students at New York Penn Station) 4. Site Visits (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) 5. Dinner Time (5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.) 6. Depart at 7:00 p.m. from New York City 7. 7:15 p.m. Arrive back at Newark Penn Station 8. 8:35 p.m. - Arrive back at Trenton Transit Station
Students in the NYC area must meet up with us at NYC Penn Station by 8:30 a.m.
WHAT WILL WE PROVIDE? 1. Subway cards to and from sites 2. Free Transportation to students in New Jersey
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO BRING? - Wear Professional Attire - Money for food - Personal belongings
Food Waivers- We will provide a limited number of students with food waivers. In order to apply to a food waiver please answer the waiver question at the end of the application.
Renewal Scholar Application If you were selected as a scholar for The Climb Tour - Washington D.C. you are allowed to apply to the New York City tour.
New Scholars - HOW CAN I APPLY? 1.Answer Application Questions (Extended Deadline March 15, 2020) 2.Submit One-Two Page Resume with your application (Due March 15, 2020) 3.Submit One Letter of Recommendation (Due March 21, 2020) 4.Interviews for Selected Candidates (March 28th and March 29th) 5. Final Decisions (April 2020)
Renewal Scholar - HOW CAN I APPLY? *Note Renewal Scholars do not need to submit a recommendation letter, we already have your recommendation letter on file. 1.Answer Renewal Application Questions (Due March 15, 2020) 2.Submit a One-Two Page Resume with your application (Due March 15, 2020) 3.Interviews for Selected Candidates (March 28th and March 29th) 4. Final Decisions (April 2020) Note: If selected you will have to attend mandatory online meetings and training prior to attending the tour. Scholars will also complete a six-month advisory period with YesSheCanCampaign.
The advisory period will be from April 2020 - July 2020. Failure to attend meetings, trainings and advisory period will result in termination from the tour.