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Youth Leadership Council

The NYC Dept of Buildings are launching their 3rd annual Youth Leadership Council and are now accepting applications. See attached materials.

  • Who: For students interested in architecture, engineering, sustainability, construction, government, and public safety. Open to grades 10-12.

  • What: A 10-seminar program in which students will receive a curriculum from experienced architects, engineers, construction inspectors, and sustainability professionals, and develop outreach presentations from that content.

  • Where: Virtual seminars through GoToMeeting software

  • When: Program begins on Tuesday, February 8th, 2022, and will consist of 10 sessions. Meets every Tuesday from 3:45pm-5pm. Concludes on Tuesday, April 26th, 2022.

  • Deadline to Apply: December 3 @ 11:59PM

Students will be able to:

  • Network with professional architects and engineers.

  • Receive help with resumes, cover letters, interview skills, and personal statements.

  • Receive information on summer internship opportunities.

Youth Leadership Council Application

Youth Leadership Council Instructions -Flyer

Student Youth Leadership Council Flyer


NY Exploring Organization

Registration is now open, sign up as soon as possible!

Here’s a quick list of the programs scheduled for Fall 2021:

  • Structure Tone & Gensler ( Architecture/Construction/Engineering) Thursdays - 11/4 @4:30-5PM

  • Queens District Attorney’s Office(Law/Government) Tuesdays -11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 12/28 @4:30-6PM

  • Lenox Hill Hospital Thursday - 10/21 6:00PM

  • Port Authority of NY & NJ Wednesday - 11/10, 11/17, and 12/1

  • Tuesday – March 29th Diplomatic Security Service (Security)

  • Wednesday – March 30th M&T Bank (Finance)

  • Thursday – March 31st Structure Tone & Gensler (Architecture/Engineering/Construction)

  • Thursday – March 31st Kings County DA (Law)

For more information on our Business Exploring programs, please check out the Program Calendar below. The calendar will be updated every time a new event is added.

NY Exploring Program Calendar

Register for upcoming sessions here

ACE Mentor of Greater NY

ACE Mentor of NYC

The ACE Mentor Program of Greater New York (ACE GNY) is now accepting students for the 2021-22 Program Year! Please read through this email carefully to see how your students can join our after-school mentorship program in-person or virtually this year!


ACE GNY is a free after-school mentorship program for high school students to learn about careers in architecture, engineering, and construction management. Students join teams led by professional architects, engineers, and construction managers to gain firsthand experience in the design and construction industry. During sessions, students learn how to use design software, go on office tours and field trips, and participate in fun hands-on activities to learn more about the different career options.

Note: You have can choose to join any of the ACE teams. We are Team 7!

ACE GNY is a full year program, operating from early November through May. During the first half of the year, students learn about each discipline and how they interact to develop projects. Then, the team develops a cohesive mock design project that they present in May.

Click the buttons below to learn more and register.

Construction Management & Civil Engineering Week 10/8

CMCE Career Week Fall 2021 will feature live virtual sessions showcasing City Tech resources, employers looking for interns and new hires, and the work of a variety professionals. Come here to look for work, school resources, and inspiration.

Click the button below to learn more and register for one of their events.

Genspace Teen Leadership Council Social