Personal Statement, Visual Arts and Film Studies

Project description
Statement of Intent
The successful applicant will be an ambassador for DePaul and the School of Cinema and Interactive Media. Please describe why you are the best candidate to participate in the Los Angeles Quarter and how this opportunity connects to your career goals. The essay should include the type of internship you are interested in and why, plus it should demonstrate that you have specific professional goals that can be achieved by living and working in Los Angeles.
The DePaul LA Quarter offers a unique opportunity for students to experience the inner workings of Hollywood first hand. This ten-week immersion program is structured around living in Los Angeles, taking classes on a historic studio lot, and interning at high profile companies that align with students’ professional aspirations. Through this experience, students learn how to navigate the studio system and build a network of professional contacts that will help them leave an indomitable mark on the entertainment industry.