Scholarships & Internship Opportunities

South Suburban College Summer Bridge Program

Seniors Students,
If you are planning to attend South Suburban College this summer, there is an opportunity you do not want to miss.
South Suburban College (SSC) is providing an opportunity for 30 first-year, first-time students to earn seven free college credit hours in eight short weeks. The new First-Year Experience (FYE) Summer Bridge Program will provide free tuition, books, and fees, one-on-one tutoring, mentoring activities, and leadership development.
The goal of the Summer Bridge Program is to help students begin their college experience in a focused environment, strengthen their academic skills, meet new friends while developing a peer support network, and become more familiar with the SSC campus and its resources.
Those interested in applying for the Summer Bridge Program are welcome to attend an informational session on April 14. Two options will be available via Zoom at 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. A confirmation email will be sent with details to access either session after registration is complete.
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An English, reading, and math placement test are required prior to admittance into the Summer Bridge Program. The application deadline for this program is May 25. Options for orientation are available on either June 1 or June 2. The program will run Mondays through Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. from June 6 through August 1, 2022.
If you have any questions about this program, please feel free to contact me via email at

                                     South Suburban College

                     Highway Construction Training Program 

South Suburbans Highway Construction Training Program is available to students ages 18 &  up, who are interested in learning about various trades. 

Registration Opens May 1st and stays open until Orientation 

Summer Orientation Dates - June 21-23 Summer Start Date July 18, 2022

The goal of this program is to get enrollees into an apprenticeship program upon completion.  

Students will obtain 7-10 Certificates while in the program:  

  • OSHA 30 
  • CPR
  • Welding Practices 
  • Forklift
  • Crane Safety & Rigging 

Applicants will need:

  • Driver's license 
  • High school diploma or GED 
  • Passing score on an entrance exam
  • Go through an interview process 

For more information go to their website by clicking HERE or email 





CAIC Manufacturing Bootcamp

Hello School District 215 Students, Families, and Community Members:
We have a great opportunity for our graduating seniors, postgraduates, and adults in our community! The Career Development Department in partnership with the Calumet Area Industrial Commission has organized a FREE manufacturing training bootcamp. Please see the flyer below.
Classes for the manufacturing training bootcamp will operate Monday-Thursday, 8am-1pm, June 6-July 12, 2022 at the Center for Academics and Technology.
Besides the fact that there is no cost  for enrollment, here are some additional benefits of this FREE Summer Training Bootcamp in Manufacturing:
  • National Safety Council Forklift Certification
  • OSHA 10 Safety Standards Certification*
  • South Suburban College Certificate of Participation
  • Plant tours and interviews with potential employers
  • Opportunity to interview with manufacturing employers for job placement opportunities (starting pay at least $16/hour)
  • Opportunity to register for community college classes and earn certificates, including an Associate Degree in manufacturing-related fields at no cost to the participant
All interested individuals may conveniently register at the QR Code in the flyer! For additional information, please contact Ricardo D. Johnson, the Director of Career and Technical Education, at and/or (708) 585-1110.

US GLU-LAM Internship Opportunity 







Junior & Senior Students Interested in Graphic Design 




                      Paraprofessional License Program 


To sign up click  HERE 

Email wbivins@tfd215.og if you have any questions! 






Summer Youth Employment Program 


To sign up click  HERE





                     Students interested in joining the Education Profession





Fire & EMS Camp - Saturday, June 18th, 2022

Registration Deadline: June 8th 


Registration Form < Click here to download the registration form