Wednesday, February 15, 2012


Memphis Youth Ambassadors Program Application

The 2012 Application Process for the Memphis Ambassadors Program will begin on Monday, February 13. This is a year-round enrichment program that targets area youth, grades 10 - 12. to learn more.Preparing the Youth of Memphis
for a Prosperous Tomorrow

City of Memphis Youth Ambassadors Program is a year-round enrichment program that targets area youth in grades 10, 11 and 12. MAP operates in nine sites covering the seven Memphis City Council Districts. Each site will be supported by a community cluster. Each cluster will include: Faith-based institutions, businesses, schools, neighborhood organizations, non-profits, government agencies, parents and volunteers. MAP participants are paid a quarterly stipend based on participation and attendance. For FAQs, click here.

Civic & Social Responsibility

Youth Leadership Development
Post Secondary Preparation
Community Partnerships & Collaborations
Cultural Enrichment
Green Initiatives
Life Skills Training
Career Exploration
Financial Literacy
Parental Involvement

Selection Process
Applicants must complete an online application (Feb 13th - March 16th, 2012)
Learn How To Register And Apply Here:

Using a random computer-based lottery process, applicants were selected by City Council Districts, and given a rank on March 22, 2012.

The highest ranking applicants per City Council District will be invited to an interview. At which time, he or she (along with a parent) will provide proof of Memphis residency, sign a program commitment letter and other applicable paperwork. Interviews will occur during the month of April.
See Frequently Asked Questions
MAP Locations: Community Centers
District 1 Raleigh
District 2 Hickory Hill
District 3 Whitehaven
District 4 Glenview
District 5 Gaisman
District 6 Westwood
District 7 Bickford
At Large Site Gaston