NEWYORK.SG
NEWYORK.SG
BREAK BARRIERS IN THE BIG APPLE

A NEW YORK INITIATIVE

NewYork.SG is a social enterprise that runs a career development program in New York City for promising youth from Singapore. Participants learn from and engage with some of the top and most innovative professionals and companies in the world. They also build a wide professional network, enhance their portfolios and receive personal mentorship during the program.

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The program was inspired by New York-based Singaporeans who hope to empower talented youth from home. Participants are selected through a nomination and interview process.

THE inaugural PROGRAM WAS POWERED BY: 

 
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The National Youth Council played an important role by funding the first-ever program in March 2018 for outstanding polytechnic graduates.

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 SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR FRIENDS FROM:

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FOR SINGAPORE’S YOUTH

Each program runs for one month in New York City for students and young professionals from the creative and technology fields. It is only open to selected youth who live in Singapore. We give special attention to candidates who are open-minded and willing to take intelligent risks. Every participant who successfully completes the program will receive 2 years of continuous career support.

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UPCOMING PROGRAMS 

NOVEMBER 2019

A testimonial video from the November edition.

The November edition of the program is open to young professionals, entrepreneurs and freelancers in Singapore who are currently working and seeking a new growth opportunity. Candidates must be nominated by an invited institution or submit a strong application.


timeline

Nomination or Application Window: July 8 - August 7, 2019
Interviews and Assessment: August 12 - August 16, 2019
Notification of Results: August 21, 2019
Offer Deadline:
September 2, 2019
Pre-Program Briefing: September 14, 2019
Program in New York: November 1 - November 30, 2019
Post-Program Support: December 1, 2019 - November 30, 2021

MARCH 2020

A testimonial video from the March edition.

The March edition of the program is open to outstanding polytechnic graduating students and recent alumni who are not studying or working abroad. Individuals who are keen to be considered for the program must be nominated by a selected school.


TIMELINE

Nomination Window: October 28 - November 25, 2019
Interviews and Assessment: December 9 - December 13, 2019
Notification of Results: December 20, 2019
Offer Deadline: January 3, 2020
Pre-Program Briefing: January 15, 2020
Program in New York: March 1 - March 30, 2020
Post-Program Support: April 1, 2020 - March 30, 2022


If you would like a member of the NewYork.SG team to contact you with more information about the program and selection process, please submit the following details:

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E.g. Ngee Ann Polytechnic (Mass Communications), graduated in 2018