Youth

The Oakland County Michigan Works! Youth Program provides high quality, services for young adults beginning with career exploration.

Our Oakland County Youth Specialists deliver continued support towards educational attainment, job skill enhancement through:

  • Workshops and comprehensive guidance
  • Support services
  • Financial literacy
  • Job exploration activities such as our Talent Tours, MiCareerQuest events and Work Experience.

​Scholarships

Gain assistance paying for tuition, supplies and books.


Paid Internships

Gain relevant knowledge and the skills required to succeed in a specific career field while making some money through an hourly wage.


Apprenticeships

Learn and earn with an apprenticeship. Learn a skilled trade alongside those in the industry while working towards and industry recognized credential.


Summer Youth Program

Summer Employment and mentorship program setting the stage for life-long careers and opening young minds to new industries and occupations.


MiCareerQuest

The region’s largest Interactive Career Exploration event for High School students.


Manufacturing Day

Celebration of modern manufacturing – an opportunity for students to tour advanced manufacturing facilities across the region.

​Our Locations

Call the nearest Michigan Works! location to find out how we can help. Check out the map to find locations.