Job Challenge Program


To provide selected graduates of the Youth ChalleNGe Program an opportunity to earn a vocational skill, achieve a basic level industrial certification and gain access to entry-level job opportunities that allow them to acquire critical career skills, strengthen pathways to employment and increase future earning by attending a 22 week residential Job ChalleNGe Program located at the Gillis W. Long Center in Carville, Louisiana.

Student Requirements

  • Youth Challenge Graduate
  • Immediately Employable
  • 17-24 years of Age
  • Education qualifications
  • Passed HiSet or TABE Score 8.0 or Higher
  • Males and Females

Are you ready for the challenge?

Our program supplies graduates with the values, life skills, education, and self-discipline necessary to succeed as productive citizens.