Business Information

About the Program
Durham YouthWork Internship Program (DYIP) is looking for local businesses and organizations to provide real-world work opportunities to youth ages 14 - 24.

DYIP is a program of the Durham Workforce Development Board, a private-sector driven board. DYIP matches organizations with interns year-round with a special emphasis on the Summer Internship Program. YouthWork works closely with Made in Durham, Durham Technical Community College, Durham Public Schools, and many other community and industry partners. For more than 30 years, the  Durham YouthWork Internship Program has been helping connect young people in Durham to summer employment opportunities.

Sign up
Businesses and organizations interested in hiring youth for the summer and/or after school internships should email Malinda Todd​ or call 919-560-4965, ext.15220.

Businesses can also sign up by completing the Position Request Form.

For more details about participating, please review the YouthWork Frequently Asked Questions (PDF).

Take advantage of this great opportunity to build a talent pipeline for your business and help make Durham a better place to live, work and play!