Cultural and creative life

Seeking young people to join our training and mentorship program

We have an exciting opportunity for participants aged 15 to 25 to make a real impact in the City of Sydney’s area.

Youth Civic Program

The City of Sydney youth civic participation program aims to empower young people to have a voice, act on matters that concern them and actively contribute to shaping significant City of Sydney events.

As a program participant you’ll:

  • contribute unique ideas
  • co-design and shape events such as such as Youth Week and International Day of People with Disability with other participants
  • take part in monthly workshops, training sessions and community events when you are available over a 12-month term

Program benefits:

  • make a real impact in your community
  • develop leaderships skills by attending specialised training sessions
  • network with like-minded young people
  • gain practical experience in event management, marketing, communication and community engagement
  • receive a signed certificate by Clover Moore, Lord Mayor of Sydney and a letter of recommendation from the Australian School of Entrepreneurship

The program is open to young people who live, work, study or play in the City of Sydney’s area.

If you’re passionate about making a difference and want to actively contribute to the City of Sydney’s key events, we invite you to express your interest in becoming a program participant.

We welcome applications for new program participants throughout the year.

Find out more and apply now.

Published 5 June 2023, updated 6 June 2023