How to Apply

Black Women Build – Baltimore is Accepting Applications!

We accept online applications twice per year depending on how many houses we are able to work on. The inaugural application period has opened for the program beginning in late May. Enrollment is very limited, and applicants must come for an information session and personal interview to be considered.
Assistance in expungement of criminal records may be available. You can check on your status on the Maryland Judiciary Case Search website.
If you are not selected, please do not be discouraged. Admission as a participant to Black Women Build – Baltimore is very competitive and committing to a 16-weeks and career skills training program while balancing a lot of other demands on one’s life is a big consideration. Should you not be accepted, please apply again.
If you meet the above requirements, please use our online application to submit your information!

Applicant REQUIREMENTS

Baltimore City resident

At least 20 years old

Be drug-free

Have a HS diploma or GED

Conduct a successful interview with Leadership team

Be able to attend every weekday, Monday-Friday from 9am. – 3pm for 16 weeks + possible weekends if needed (advance notice will be given)
caveat: try to be flexible as rebuilding a house takes time

Able to participate in trades-related workshops up to twice a month with our collaborators.

Participate in program-related sessions for financial literacy and debt repair, counseling, and nutritional awareness.

How to Apply

Black Women Build – Baltimore is Accepting Applications!

We accept online applications twice per year depending on how many houses we are able to work on. The inaugural application period opens January 3, 2019 – March 5, 2019 for the program beginning in early March. Enrollment is very limited, and applicants must come for an information session and personal interview to be considered.

Assistance in expungement of criminal records may be available. You can check on your status on the Maryland Judiciary Case Search website.

If you are not selected, please do not be discouraged. Admission as a participant to Black Women Build – Baltimore is very competitive and committing to a 16-weeks and career skills training program while balancing a lot of other demands on one’s life is a big consideration. Should you not be accepted, please apply again.

If you meet the above requirements, please use our online App (orange button) to submit your information!

Applicant REQUIREMENTS

Baltimore City resident

At least 20 years old

Be drug-free

Have a HS diploma or GED

Conduct a successful interview with Leadership team

Be able to attend every weekday, Monday-Friday from 9am. – 3pm for 16 weeks + possible weekends if needed (advance notice will be given)
caveat: try to be flexible as rebuilding a house takes time

Able to participate in trades-related workshops up to twice a month with our collaborators.

Participate in program-related sessions for financial literacy and debt repair, counseling, and nutritional awareness.

Intern and Volunteer Opportunities

Our internship cycle lasts 3 months and is a great way to get better acquainted with the building trades. These internships can also be an avenue for additional opportunity with Black Women Build – Baltimore.

Please visit the Internship page to familiarize yourself with our mission and the specific positions available. Submit the application materials as directed, and if we think you might be a good fit, we will contact you to set up a phone/in-person interview.
Black Women Build – Baltimore is also looking for skilled and unskilled volunteers, and trade professionals to support our program!

Please visit our Get Involved page to learn more and apply.

We would love to hear from you.

Please allow at least 72 hours for email response

Name *

Email *

Tel Number (please include area code)

Zip Code *

Subject

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Your Message

Intern and Volunteer Opportunities

Our internship cycle lasts 3 months and is a great way to get better acquainted with the building trades. These internships can also be an avenue for additional opportunity with Black Women Build – Baltimore.

Please visit the Internship page to familiarize yourself with our mission and the specific positions available. Submit the application materials as directed, and if we think you might be a good fit, we will contact you to set up a phone/in-person interview.
Black Women Build – Baltimore is also looking for skilled and unskilled volunteers, and trade professionals to support our program!

Please visit our Get Involved page to learn more and apply.

We would love to hear from you.

Please allow 72 hours for email response

Name *

Email *

Tel Number (please include area code)

Zip Code *

Subject

* Required fields

Your Message

This project is supported in part by:

Robert W. Deutsch

OSI Fellow 2018

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