Providing 50 students nationwide with hands-on work experience, mentorships, and opportunities for accelerated career development in more than 30 television industry categories.
It is the Television Academy Foundation's mission to preserve and celebrate the history of television while educating and inspiring those who will shape its future.
The Television Academy Foundation shapes the art of creating television by engaging and educating the next generation of television professionals. Established in 1959 as the charitable arm of the Television Academy, the Foundation has nurtured thousands of talented students, providing essential resources that help them discover their voices, refine their skills and forge rewarding careers in every sector of the television industry. Foundation alumni include prominent writers, producers, documentarians, creative executives, network presidents and more.
The Foundation prepares leaders and storytellers through our preeminent programs:
The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. We rely on support from philanthropists and sponsors who share the understanding that investing in today's educators and students pays dividends in tomorrow's more diverse, inclusive and innovative industry leaders. We invite you to consider the possibilities when you partner with us to help shape the future of television.