The teenagers, selected to be involved in the Beadazzling Get Ready for Retail, project are scheduled to start their training next week.
Midlothian Volunteer Centre youth development co-ordinator Lorraine McAuley said there had been a “good response” for places on the core team and for general volunteers.
Final interviews took place this week to whittle the core group down to ten 15 to 19-year-olds.
“There is a lot of potential there and obviously the young people are involved to gain something from it.
“Some also have ideas about things they want to get out of it,” added Lorraine.
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