After School Matters

After School Matters (ASM) offers you hands-on career experience and job training. Take part in arts, sports, technology, communications, and science programs. Learn a new skill, work with experts, earn a stipend, and have fun.

With determination and good attendance, you can move up the ASM ladder of opportunity from Club37 programs to pre-apprenticeships, apprenticeships, advanced apprenticeships, and finally, internships.

What you gain
Fun, real-world experiences
Career exploration in the arts, sports, technology, and communications
New skills
Stipends at advanced level

What you need
Open to students aged 14 to 21 who live in Chicago
Some programs have additional requirements

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