2019-20 Applications are now closed. Thank you for applying and you will hear from us in the coming week.

Manhattan Beach Mayor's Youth CouncilThe Manhattan Beach Mayor’s Youth Council is a city-sponsored professional development program for high school students who live or attend high school in the city of Manhattan Beach.

The mission of MB-MYC is to expose young adults to a variety of careers and professions, and to inspire student to purse their interests. Each monthly workshop focuses on a different career arena and includes guest speakers who share their professional and personal journeys, lend sage advice and share words of wisdom.

Career topics continue to expand and include law, heath and medical, arts and entertainment, architecture, engineering and design, civic & public service, non-profit service, media & news, technology, entrepreneurship & start-up, and more.

2018-2019 Workshops and Events

Sept. 5 Wednesday New Student Orientation Workshop
Oct. 3 Wednesday Innovative Systems & Technology
Nov. 7 Wednesday Digital Media & Marketing Workshop
Dec. 5 Wednesday Hospitality
Jan. 16 Wednesday Law & Legal Workshop
Feb. 6 Wednesday Entrepreneurial Workshop
March 6 Wednesday Medicine
April 17 Wednesday Mock City Council & Government

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The Mayor’s Youth Council Mission:

    • Engage students with leaders in private, public and philanthropic career arenas;
    • Share the wisdom, ways and diversity of leadership;
    • Stimulate and feed curiosity and creativity; and
  • Cultivate interest in civic stewardship.

View previous sessions’ topics and select materials
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View photos from the previous workshops on Facebook.
View comments from previous class members.