How to Join
High School administrators and teachers from each of the high schools located in the City of Worcester will be contacted to recommend three (3) students to represent their school on the City of Worcester Youth Council. The selection committee will review the recommendations and choose one (1) representative from each school for a total of sixteen (16).
Recommendation Format: Student information form, recommendation letter, commitment form and parental consent form.
The Council will also have three (3) at-large seats open to any youth who resides in the City of Worcester but attends high school outside of the city or is home schooled. These candidates will be chosen based on the strength of an application.
Application Format: Student information form, essay, letter of recommendation, commitment form and parental consent form.
- The application deadline for the 2013-2014 Youth Council has passed. Information related to the 2014-2015 Youth Council term will be posted when available.
For questions, please contact:
City of Worcester Youth Opportunities Office
25 Meade Street, Room 208
Worcester, MA 01610
Phone: (508) 799-1328
Fax: (508) 799-8572