We’re excited to offer a paid youth-based communications internship that provides professional, character and confidence development.
Exclusive to Opportunity Now students with disabilities, at-risk youth and youth eager to challenge themselves through media technology. Our interns develop skills in the following disciplines: video production, photography, graphic arts, marketing and public relations.
In today’s world, technology allows us to be more connected than ever! When you think about it, technology has been integrated into every aspect of our lives from the way we interact with each other to the way that we express our creativity.
Project CREATE is a fun and hands-on learning experience that informs young minds about the modern tools that professionals use to create some of the most amazing and influential works of art and design around today. We teach our students how to express themselves using media technology.
Our program is all about students, helping them unlock what they already have inside of them. To break them out of their shell and teach them how to come up, and develop their own creative ideas. Be prepared to be amazed!
New Generation Education
With an emerging “gig economy”, our students have the potential of developing real-world skills at a young age. Skills that will afford them the ability to reimagine their educational outlook. Students with a passion to create compelling media are exposed to monetizable skills, earning them the ability to pay for higher education.
Overall student development is key in Project CREATE. They will be guided by industry professionals who will serve as instructors and mentors to aid in their creative journey. We encourage development in communication, writing, photography, and other media related skills. They’ll learn to create products at industry-standard with state-of-the-art equipment.
WHY PURSUE A CAREER IN VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS?
The economic impact of art & design exceeds that of sports worldwide
Creative jobs have grown from 10% of the economy
Jobs for creatives are expected to increase 789,700+ by 2024
3.34 million Americans work in arts and communications
Want to offer Project CREATE
to your students?
Please share our program with school advisors for them to fill out this form. We’ll work together to bring Project CREATE to your school. We’re currently serving Louisiana, Texas and Nevada.