CTVA

Internship Program

AVA DUVERNAY & THE CITY OF L.A.'S 
EVOLVE INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
Accepting Resumes for Fall Internships!

Are you a student looking for internships in Entertainment Arts?
We’ve partnered with the EVOLVE fund created by Ava Duvernay and the City of L.A. to be a pipeline for diverse talent into the entertainment industry.

Application criteria: 
Students must be 18-24 year old, live in the city of Los Angeles (proper) and come from a low income household. Application must be submitted through The CSUEA. 

**These criteria must be strictly adhered to to be considered.

APPLY NOW 


Download Internship Overview (.pdf)

The goal of the CTVA Internship Program is to instill in students the knowledge, expertise, and creative skills that will allow them to pursue their goals in digital media, cinema, television, screenwriting, management and radio.  The CTVA Internship Program promotes the critical, analytical, creative, ethical, and conceptual thinking that will enrich the students’ professional career paths.

Many internships are non-paid positions although virtually all the major studios, networks and production companies offer paid internships. 

To be qualified for a CTVA internship in Summer or Fall 2019 [CTVA 494A/B (3 units) or CTVA 494C/D (6 units)] a CTVA undergraduate student:

  • Must be a senior (have 85+ units)
  • Must be in good academic standing
  • Must have completed the required lower division CTVA major courses
  • Must be in a CTVA major area of emphasis

The internship course for CTVA graduate students is CTVA 694A/B (3 units). 
Most internships are designed for three units (135 hours of work minimum). 
A six-unit internship requires virtually full-time work for a minimum of 270 hours for the semester.
A student may take a maximum of six CTVA internship units for credit.

For more information contact:

2019 Internship flyer

Internship Orientation and Information Sessions (mandatory)

MANDATORY CTVA Internship Orientation Meetings for Summer 2019 and Fall 2019*

Choose ONE of these dates / locations:

  • Thursday, March 14, 2019  3:30-4:30 PM / Manzanita Hall 115

  • Monday, March 25, 2019 3:00-4:00 PM / Manzanita Hall 124
  • Tuesday, April 9, 2019 12:45-1:45 PM / Sierra Hall 39
  • Monday, April 15, 2019 5:30-6:30 PM / Manzanita Hall 112
  • Monday, April 22, 2019 6:00-7:00 PM / Manzanita Hall 112

*MUST BE SENIORS BY FALL 2019 TO ENROLL IN COURSE