Before you apply, check the criteria below to ensure you are eligible AND take the necessary steps to become a youth apprentice.

  • You must be a rising junior or senior. See your counselor for other opportunities if you do not qualify for CareerWise Colorado. 
  • Get approval from your school's 
  • Make sure your school is a participating school. Participating school districts and individual schools include: 
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 Don't see your school listed?

Contact your principal and ask about partnering with CareerWise Colorado today.

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  • Create your cover letter: Tell your future boss why you are the best for the job. You can use this template to get started! 

  • Create your resume: Check out these guidelines or use this template 

  • Letter of Recommendation (optional): Letters of recommendation will help you stand out to employers. If you would like to submit a letter of recommendation share this form with a teacher, school counselor, extracurricular lead, or an adult that can speak to your professionalism. References should be submitted before your first interview. Once the form is submitted, please send it to 

Want Help Applying?

Send us your email and we'll contact you with support! 

  • EXPLORE: Visit the CareerWise Marketplace to explore job opportunities. 
  • APPLY: Once you find a role that interests you, submit your application! 
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More apprenticeships are offered daily

after the marketplace opens on DecEmber ist  

So apply to as many as you likE, 

and check back often before it closes on March 1st