The Academy Gold Talent Development and Inclusion Program is a multi-tiered educational and experiential initiative designed to enhance and extend an industry-wide diversity internship program under the Academy brand. The initiative will afford top film entertainment, technology, production services and digital media companies an all-inclusive pass to recruit and educate a nationwide pool of diverse talent. The program will offer interns exclusive access to Academy members, industry professionals, screenings, and educational workshops offering an inclusive industry networking experience.
WHY ACADEMY GOLD?
The Academy offers unprecedented and exclusive access to industry professionals through it’s more than 7,000 members. Known for its “best in class” industry screenings, tours, educational workshops, roundtables and events, the Academy will afford aspiring film and entertainment students the ability to interact and learn from the best. This initiative will ultimately cement, strengthen and clarify long-standing, but independent efforts to address concerns of accessibility and opportunity for under-represented communities throughout our country.