The Visiting Professionals program is designed to furnish colleges and universities with television professionals from the Academy for lectures, workshops, and seminars on campuses across the country.
The Television Academy membership of over 19,000 is divided into the 29 peer groups listed below, which represent every aspect of the television industry. Each peer group contains experienced, skilled, talented people who are very willing to share their expertise with students interested in learning more about television.
How to Apply
Send a brief proposal including the following:
Mail the proposal to:
Director, Education Programs
Television Academy Foundation
Student Internship Program
5220 Lankershim Blvd.
N. Hollywood, CA 91601-3109
The Selection Process
The Foundation will forward a short list of names to the professor for his/her selection and then contact the professional. The Foundation facilitates contact between the college and speaker. The host institution is responsible for all transportation, food and lodging. Stipends are optional.
If you have questions, or you are a Television Academy member who would like to become a guest lecturer, please contact Nancy Robinson at (818) 754-2800.