Apply Now For The Summer Youth Employment Program

The Art Effect is now accepting applications for Spark Studios and MADLab summer youth employment programs. The two programs will be held for six weeks this summer and youth will be paid minimum wage for their participation. 

Dutchess County youth interested in filmmaking, media production, visual arts, landscape design, public art, and design careers are encouraged to apply today!

Youth must be between 14-18 years old, live in Dutchess County, and TANF-eligible in order to participate. Click here for the full application, which must be submitted to Dutchess One Stop. Be sure to click “Visual Arts” or “Film/Media Production” to be considered for The Art Effect’s programs.

Got questions about how to get involved or where to submit your application? Contact us at