You must meet all of the following:

  • 16-24 years old
  • Resident of Hood River, Gilliam, Sherman, Wasco or Wheeler counties
  • A citizen, permanent resident, or have the right to work in the United States
  • Registered for Selective Service (Males 18+)

AND meet ONE criteria from this list:

  • School dropout
  • Ex-offender (an individual who is subject to the juvenile or adult justice system)
  • Homeless, couch surfing, unaccompanied youth, in foster care, or aged out of the foster-care system
  • Pregnant or parenting
  • Low income and either an English language learner or considered Basic Skills Deficient