Nickelodeon Animation Studio Internship Program

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Love Cartoons? So do we! An internship at Nickelodeon can launch you on an exciting, fun-filled career in children's entertainment. When people think about an internship, they envision getting coffee, running errands, and slaving away behind a copy machine where everyone knows you as the "intern". Fortunately, there is still hope out there, and that is at Nickelodeon Animation Studio in Burbank, CA! Here, we call our interns "Nickterns" and if you get coffee, it will be for yourself! Nickelodeon Animation Studio produces such hits as SpongeBob SquarePants, The Fairly OddParents, Sanjay and Craig, Kung Fu Panda: Legend of Awesomeness, The Legend of Korra and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!

Perks to being a "Nicktern":

Networking with studio artists
Lunch with top executives
Free movie screenings at Paramount Pictures lot
Opportunities to take animation tests

Workshops and Classes include but not limited to:

Storyboarding 101
Character Design
How to present your portfolio
Post Production

Internships are available in the following areas:

Animation Development
Current Series
Nickelodeon Writing and Artist Programs
Business and Legal Affairs
Animation Production (2D/CG)

Contact Information


  • Number of Interns: 51-100
  • Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Paid
  • Duration: 6 to 12 weeks
  • Degree Type: College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students, Business school students, Law school students


  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Santa Monica, CA

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