Youth Maritime Career Launch

Launching September 2023!


The Youth Maritime Career Launch program is a PAID internship pathway to permanent employment that connects young adults ages 18-24 to employers in the maritime industry.


  • PAID hourly stipend/wage up to $18.50/hour
  • $500 employment support service
  • Case management support
  • Resume building
  • Networking
  • Pathway to permanent careers


  • 1-week Intensive Job Readiness training
  • 3-month internship fall 2023
  • Employment after internship completion


  • Young adults aged 18-24
  • Able to legally work in the US
  • Able to obtain employment-related documents: state-issued ID/Driver’s license, TWIC
  • Able to pass a drug test
  • Fully vaccinated against COVID-19
Interested in participating?
Supporting Partners


Phone: (206) 227 8216
Email: robert@maritimeblue.org

Youth Maritime Collaborative

Where Opportunity Sets Afloat

Guiding youth toward adventurous careers in the maritime industry through paid internships, experiential learning events, and thoughtful career exploration with a specific focus on equity and inclusivity.

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