Step Up

We help Minneapolis-area teens and young adults get jobs. And we bring youth, skill and diversity to the workforce.

Preparing today's youth for tomorrow's careers

We are no longer accepting applications for summer 2022

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2022 summer program

Important dates

  • Accepting online applications — January 3 to February 18
  • Paid internship experience — June 21 to August 19 
  • Online career exploration program  — Begins July 18


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Explore more job resources

Read the Employment & Opportunity Guide for Minneapolis Youth

Contact us

Tammy Dickinson

Step Up Director

Minneapolis Employment and Training

Community Planning & Economic Development




Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 320
Minneapolis, MN 55415