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Apply to the Youth Apprentice Program

Interested in the Youth Apprentice Program?

The recruitment period for the Youth Apprentice Program will begin in March. For questions or to request more information about the program, please contact: 

Kenneth Frazier
Program Director, Youth Apprentice Program
People Resources Department
Phone: (585) 922.4250
Email: [email protected] 

Applying for admissions

  • Applications are accepted for the following academic year starting in March
  • Admissions will open in March 2018


  • Students must have a minimum of a 2.5-grade point average (preferably a 3.0)
  • Students must have 94% attendance with no suspensions
Application process
  • Complete all sections of the online application form
  • Complete the YAP Portfolio Guideline Packet, which must include the following:
  1. A typed career interest statement expressing your interest in the medical field
  2. A resume
  3. Three (3) references
  4. Copy of work permit
  5. Current report card
  6. Copy of transcript
  7. Attendance record
  8. Copies of any awards, honors, community service, etc.


There are three (3) forms and envelopes included with the application form. Give these to individuals such as employers, clergy, professional acquaintances, work associates, health care workers, committee members, teachers and counselors. Completed forms are to be included in your portfolio. Do not give reference forms to close friends or relatives.

Note: Request that your high school counselor gives an official copy of your transcript record for your portfolio


After the Program Manager reviews all components of your application and portfolio, you will be notified in writing of either: a decision to interview or a decision to decline admission. Admission decisions are made by the Program Manager on a rolling basis by June 1st. (Date is subject to change).

If you're accepted into the Youth Apprentice Program, you will be expected to reply with your acceptance of the position in the program within one week via email or phone.

Sound like a good fit? Apply today!

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