· 8th graders- Would you like to earn $1400 this summer. If so, the Ecology Youth Corp might be the summer job for you! You have to be 14 YEARS OLD to apply. A limited number of jobs are available. Applications can be picked up in the office, or you can apply online, which is preferred. For the online application you can go to the HW counseling webpage. The application deadline is April 11th.