Due to COVID-19

GDYT 2023 will continue to provide in-person and online experiences designed to maintain social distancing and keep our youth, employers, and partners safe. Click HERE for City of Detroit Covid-19 resources and information.

The 2023 GDYT application will be available on February 7, 2023.  Please click the link below to access the application.

Please remember that GDYT receives thousands of applications and not every youth that applies will be selected to participate. Those selected will be notified by May 31st. Those not selected will be placed on the waiting list for this summer.



Set yourself up for success by creating a work-ready email, gathering your Social Security Card, Birth Certificate and Unexpired Government or School Issued Picture ID. These documents would be required for any job.

Apply Here

Apply online through our website during our open enrollment period.

Application Instructions
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