A total number of 330 businesses in Schuylkill, Luzerne, and Erie Counties are willing to offer preferred interviews to YES graduates.
We went from having one school on board in 2006 to having 16 for the 2011-2012 school year with the two new additions of Williams Valley High School in Schuylkill County and Central Tech School in Erie County.
Through the 2010-2011 school year, 1,472 students participated YES with 421 total graduates.
Penn State Schuylkill and Hazleton campuses offer YES graduates scholoarships of $500 for 6-11 credits and $1,000 for 12 or more credits. This is a one-time award.