There are hundreds of young Americans that can qualify for a UBI payment program soon that pays $350 per month for 10 months.
Those who wish to apply need to show that they are disconnected from work and school, which is a requirement.
The program was originally announced last year with a grant worth $500,000.
The grant comes from Mayors for a Guaranteed Income.
The goal is to help those who need it most, especially after the number of disconnected youth increased from COVID-19.
Youth are being directly invested in by being a part of this program.
Other UBI programs
Many places throughout the U.S. are offering UBI programs.
Ann Arbor, Michigan is offering 100 low income families $500 monthly payments for three years.
5,000 Chicago residents will see $500 payments for one year.
85 residents in Austin, Texas will see $1,000 monthly payments.
California is trying to launch a UBI program for homeless high school seniors.
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