Mayor's Youth Academy > How To Apply

Last Updated: 2020-02-28

The Mayor’s Youth Academy is open to all City of Richmond youth, ages (14-19), who are enrolled in either a secondary or post-secondary educational institution.

Please visit the Program Overview section for program specific age requirements and application timelines.

Eligible participants must be registered as full-time students during the preceding academic year.

Applicants may be asked to provide proof of residency and/or school enrollment as a condition of acceptance into the Mayor's Youth Academy.

Youth are not required to have previous work experience to apply, but they must meet the program’s eligibility criteria.

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Applications for the Mayor’s Youth Academy Summer programs

will be accepted on-line starting on March 1, 2020

Applications should be received by March 31, 2020 to be considered

For more information please call (804)646-7480 or email us at

Contact Information:

Mayor's Youth Academy
City of Richmond
EDC Building
701 North 25th Street, 2nd floor
Richmond, VA
23223 USA
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Phone: (804) 646-7480
Fax: (804) 646-5145

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