cafécollege Houston offers free guidance, in English & Spanish, to Houstonians preparing for, applying to and enrolling in a college or university, finding financial aid, and completing their college and career plans. cafécollege Houston is dedicated to providing college access and career information, resources, and opportunities to help provide direction in navigating the college and career process.
Interested in learning more about the building and construction trades? Visit the site to learn about training opportunities and apprenticeship programs.
JA of Southeast Texas’s volunteer-delivered, kindergarten-12th grade programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students in our community to dream big and reach their potential.
The Student Conservation Association’s mission is to build the next generation of conservation leaders and inspire lifelong stewardship of the environment and communities by engaging young people in hands-on service to the land through service opportunities, outdoor skills, and leadership training.
The Texas Internship Challenge is a partnership between the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), Texas Education Agency (TEA) and The Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB), who challenge employers to offer paid internships and make it easy for students to search and apply for them.
UpSkill Houston seeks to increase the number of Houstonians trained with mid-level skills for rewarding careers in seven sectors critical to the region’s economy: 1) petrochemical manufacturing, 2) industrial and commercial construction, 3) healthcare, 4) port, maritime, logistics, 5) utilities, 6) advanced manufacturing, and 7) oil & gas.