JET Program Now Accepting Applications

Jurors Empower Teens (JET) is now accepting applications for the Summer Internship Program.  JET is a program started by the Bienville Parish Police Jury and LSU AgCenter. Since 2008 the program has gained a strong reputation among the community for its youth enrichment. During the 4-week program, youth 16 to 18 years-old earn income while being employed at various public and private businesses. Not only does the program provide a valuable first employment opportunity, but it also equips teens with practical skills:

  • Goal Setting
  • Resume Building
  • Interview Skills
  • Budgeting
  • On-the-Job Etiquette
  • Personal Branding

Applications are now being accepted. To be eligible, participant must be 16 to 18 years old, have transportation during program dates, and complete application with academic references. Applications must be submitted to the LSU AgCenter Bienville office by close of business Friday, April 22, 2022. Youth that are selected for the next step will be interviewed the week of May 23. The JET program will run from July 5 through July 39, Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm. If there are any questions, reach out to the office at 318-263-7400. Email for an application.

The LSU AgCenter and LSU provide equal opportunities in programs and employment.

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