Write for YCteen

Work/Internship Teen Young Adult

If you’re a NYC teen and you like the idea of writing stories that will help your peers, YCteen may be the place for you. YCteen writers get published online and in a print magazine that’s distributed to hundreds of high schools, libraries, and community-based organizations in New York City. Teens write personal stories about their lives and report stories about issues that affect young people.


  • Cost: Free
  • Who: NYC youth ages 15 – 20
  • When: Writers must commit to at least two days a week for two hours in the YCTeen office; the internship lasts for three months
  • Where: Youth Communication, 242 W 38th St, New York 10018
  • Websiteycteenmag.org

How to Apply

Fill out an online application by January 22.