Design Your NeighborHood Application (2018)

Design Your NeighborHood provides opportunities for youth to affect change in their communities while engaging in a meaningful and rewarding experience. This program will build skills and confidence that extend into the school year and beyond. 
You will utilize art and urban design to make change in your community, redesign the Van Asselt Community Center Teen Room, develop pre-employment and leadership skills, and receive community service hours and a stipend after completing your service. 
We're looking for curious teens who are interested in making a difference in their community!
  • Open to young people 14-19 years of age as of January 24, 2018
  • Must have either a social security number or tax ID number to receive stipend
  • Must be a resident of the City of Seattle
  • Program runs January 24 - April 4, 2018. 

Dates: January 24th – April 4
Times: Wednesdays 4-6 pm, Saturdays 10-3 pm
Location: Van Asselt Community Center
Please note: applications are due by Wednesday January 17th at 5 pm

* 1. Please fill out the following information:

* 2. Please enter the name of the school you currently attend:

* 3. Please enter your current grade:

* 4. Please enter your date of birth:

Date / Time

* 5. Preferred Pronouns:

* 6. Why do you want to participate in the Design Your NeighborHood Program?

* 7. Please list activities you've participated in, any honors you've received, or leadership roles you've held. 

* 8. What personal strengths do you bring to this program?

* 9. Please list any commitments you have planned between 1/24 - 4/4, 2018 that would limit your availability to be part of the program. This includes vacations, camps, sports, another job etc.