Walt Disney Imaginations Design Competition Project Challenge
Imaginations is a design competition created and sponsored by Walt Disney Imagineering with the purpose of seeking out and nurturing the next generation of diverse Imagineers. Started in 1991 by Disney Legend and Imagineering executive Marty Sklar, the program has grown to include a separate version sponsored by Hong Kong Disneyland.
Throughout the years, hundreds of students from universities all across the United States have participated in this competition and had the opportunity to present their projects to Imagineering executives. Furthermore, many of them have become interns and fulfilled their dream of working alongside Imagineers and seeing their work installed at a Disney location.Yes, all qualified participants will be considered for paid internship opportunities at Imagineering and other Walt Disney Company business units. The final number of offered internships will be based on project needs.Teams must consist of at least two and no more than four participants.Eligibility:-Be a student at least 18 years of age with junior, senior or equivalent standing or full-time graduate student in a college or university in the United States and currently enrolled in one of the disciplines listed below as evidenced by proof of enrollmentOR -A graduate from a college in the United States who is a resident (permanent or temporary) of the United States for the duration of the competition and graduated no earlier than May in one of the disciplines listed as evidenced by proof of enrollment-For valid entry, each registration form must be signed by each participant and an authorized representative from their college or university-Previous finalists in the Imaginations Design Competition who have presented a submission at Walt Disney Imagineering are not eligible to participate-Current or former employees or contractors of Walt Disney Imagineering and Walt Disney Imagineering Research & Development, Inc. and their immediate family are not eligible for this competition. Current and former participants in Disney College Program are eligible to participate provided all eligibility requirements are metFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $ -
Essay required: Yes