Getting Real: Unscripted

The Television Academy Foundation’s Getting Real: Unscripted internships provide full-time opportunities in Unscripted/Reality Television to Southern California students committed to promoting the voices and stories of underrepresented communities and increasing diversity and inclusion in the field. The program offers students in-depth exposure to professional television production during an eight-week, paid summer period in Los Angeles. Eligible applicants must be graduating from a college/university within Southern California with a degree conferred by June 2024.

Internships will take place June 17 - August 9, 2024

Click here to read the Rules and Eligibility Requirements.


Getting Real: Unscripted Internships


"Before this internship I really doubted myself a lot from time to time, but this opportunity really gave me self confidence in my craft. It taught me that I can accomplish my goals if I set my mind to it, keep pushing, and never give up."
Melanie Mendoza-Lopez
Diversity and Inclusion, Endemol Shine North America

"My internship experience was extremely rewarding; I was able to meet so many people within the industry and be present in learning spaces that I never have before."
Evelyn Lim-Garcia
Getting Real: Unscripted, Endemonl Shine

"The Television Academy is one of the best internships out there. It puts you in the right rooms with the right people to kickstart your career in entertainment!"
Harsimran Sandhu
Getting Real: Unscripted, 44 Blue Productions

updated 11.10.23

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