Sports Careers Awareness Program (Year Round)
Enhanced work-based learning experiences that introduce youth and young adults to 46 STEAM career pathways in Sports Management & Entertainment.
WE HELP youth & young adults
Bring their Ideas to Life Instantly
Determine which skills you have and how to monetize them
Create products and services that address, reduce and/or eliminate challenging situations
Develop an elevator pitch for your innovative solution
Strengthen your ability to motivate others and get the job done
Assign roles and responsibilities to your network resources
Define, package and present your competitive advantages
Sports Careers Awareness Program
JEM team assignments
Junior Executive Management Teams will be developed for each of the following programs, activities and events:
- Favor Track Team (5x weekly, Spring & Summer)
- Favor Feet (3x weekly, health and nutrition program)
- Boys & Girls of Favor (mentoring program)
- Let’s Move Summer Camp (summer youth enrichment camp 5x weekly)
- College Park Entrepreneur Organization (6 week job skills program)
- Field Trips (monthly field trips, year round)
- Homework assistance (year-round)
- Favor House Headquarters (year-round)
thanks to our partners
Most frequently asked questions and answers
We are accepting youth and young adults ages 13-24. Maximum number of participants per JEM Team: 30.
Snacks and bottled water will be provided. Participants are free to bring their own lunch, snacks and beverages as well.
Participants should wear comfortable clothing and shoes with socks and rubber soles. No open toe shoes, slippers, or sandals that do not cover up the entire foot and toes. Spaghetti straps, tank tops, halter tops, mid-drifts, and t-shirts with holes, messages or symbols that display violence, drugs, guns, weapons, foul language or inflammatory gestures, ideas or actions are not allowed.
All JEM Team training materials:
- Community On Demand card deck
- Three skills self-assessment worksheets (single & team play)
- Game board
- JEM Team Activity Toolkit
Based on the program, activity or event, JEM Team leadership training sessions can last between 4-8 weeks.
Interested parties that wish to contribute and support this program are encourage to become members of our STEM Direct Youth Chamber of Commerce. Click here for more info.
Those that wish to create additional work-based learning opportunities for this program must complete a Partnership Plan Outline and Memorandum of Agreement. Non-profit or Business membership with our STEM Direct Youth Chamber of Commerce required. Click here to get started.
Click here to contribute financial resources to this program
We will start accepting applications February 6, 2022. Orientation required!