Workforce Investments

Oregon Workforce Programs for Youth

Oregon Youth  Corps (OYC) 

The Oregon Youth Conservation Corps (OYC) provides grant funding, training and resources to youth-serving agencies across the state to create training and employment opportunities for Oregon youth.

The Summer Conservation Corps (SCC) is OYC’s largest state funded program, with the goal of having a local program in each of Oregon’s 36 counties. OYC​ also provides funding for youth work crews to complete projects throughout the state.

Oregon WIOA Youth Programs​ ​

The Oregon WIOA Youth Programs provides workforce development training opportunities to young people ages 14-24 through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Through WIOA, youth can gain valuable work skills through a variety of job opportunities such as job shadows, internships, and summer jobs.