Johns Hopkins Summer Jobs Program – YouthWorks Partnership

Johns Hopkins Summer Jobs Program – YouthWorks Partnership

The Johns Hopkins Summer Jobs Program is sponsoring Baltimore City high school students who wish to participate in YouthWorks. One of the possible placements for students in this collaboration is Explore Engineering Innovation. In 2022, YouthWorks will run from June 27 to July 29.

Eligibility Requirements for students who wish to select EEI as their placement:

  • Baltimore City residents
  • Baltimore City Public Schools students
  • Students at least 15 years old by March 31st of the program year
  • Good attendance throughout high school

Eligibility Requirements for Engineering Innovation:

  • Have As and Bs in their high school math and science classes
  • Successfully completed Algebra II
  • Successfully completed a lab science course (Chemistry and/or Physics).  Many students feel that knowledge of physics is particularly helpful for the course.
  • Successfully completed a course where the trigonometric functions are taught.  To meet the trigonometry prerequisite, students must be able to use sine, cosine, tangent, and the Pythagorean Theorem to determine angles and side lengths for right-angle triangles. 

Accepted students will:

  • Receive a full scholarship to attend Engineering Innovation
  • Be invited to attend Engineering FUNdamentals 
  • Be paid to attend Engineering Innovation  at the JHU Homewood campus as a commuter student
  • Have the potential to receive college credit (if they earn an A or B in the course)
  • Engage in exciting hands-on lab activities in the fields of chemical, electrical, mechanical, civil engineering, materials science, and robotics
  • Create group projects and presentations, lab reports, take weekly quizzes, and a final exam

There are a limited number of opportunities for Baltimore City Public Schools students to participate in Engineering Innovation through the Johns Hopkins Summer Jobs Program – YouthWorks CollaborationPlease check back for the deadline.

Before applying, please contact the Engineering Innovation Office at [email protected] to receive JHSJP-specific instructions for completing the application.  In the email, please include your full name, school, and email address and that you are interested in EI-JHSJP.  Please note that you must also complete an application for YouthWorks by the deadline.

December 12, 2021

  • Engineering Innovation online application is available here.

January – February 2022

  • YouthWorks application is open. Please select Johns Hopkins when completing the application. Students must apply to both EI and JHSJP-Youthworks to be considered for the program.

February 2022 – exact deadline will be announced soon

  • Application deadline for students interested in applying to EEI and JHSJP-YouthWorks.

March 2022

  • EI-JHSJP interviews for first year students:  TBD.
  • JHSJP interviews for returning students:  TBD.

late June 2022

  • Engineering FUNdamentals – June 27 – July 1, 2022 tentative
  • Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm on the JHU Homewood campus

July 5 – July 29, 2022

  • Engineering Innovation
  • Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.




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