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Designed for students and recent graduates who wish to travel to New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Berlin, Hong Kong, Melbourne or Sydney.
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Designed for local students, international students and recent graduates already residing in the United States or Australia.
Designed for students and recent graduates who wish to intern remotely with companies based in major creative cities.
PERSONALIZED COACHING & MENTORING FROM INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS
Participants will go through our career development curriculum and earn a certificate of completion.
This curriculum includes:
10 course levels
14 career resources
2 hours of video courses
22 Assignments & Quizzes
5 private 1:1 sessions with career coaches and industry professionals
Certificate of completion
10 course levels that includes:
> 5 Private Coaching Sessions
Portfolio Review or Industry Preparation
Interview Practice Session
Mindset for the Workplace
Career Goals & Long Term Plan
> Workplace Training
Fundamentals: office culture, communication & adaptation
Soft Skills: Networking, online brand & elevator pitch
>Monthly Internship Assessment
>Peer Group Sharing Sessions
GUARANTEED INTERNSHIP PLACEMENT
With an expansive network of leading creative companies, ArtBound Initiative (ABI) provides access to creative industries that are notoriously insular. We are partners with 300 creative companies which allows us to provide participants a guaranteed internship placement tailored to their career goals.
The timing of the placement will vary from each participant (usually 4-8 weeks). Below are some of our company partners:
THE ABI NETWORK
The ArtBound Initiative program is not only about an internship, but it's about a community. Newcomers can connect with our international network of 600 current and past participants through our dedicated networking app and meet during our monthly events.
TRAVEL & ON-SITE SUPPORT
We offer travel and on-site support for our international programs, which include:
ABI pre-trip information package, including ABI city guide to local creative scenes
TUITION & SCHOLARSHIPS
Our local program tuition fee is USD $2250 and our international program is USD $3250, which will also vary based on the duration of the internship. For our international program, the tuition fee does not include visa, insurance, housing and flight costs.
ArtBound Initiative is committed to making the program accessible to students around the globe. We have awarded over $60,000 USD in scholarships since 2016.
Read more about our scholarships here.