This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
Make a video to make a difference.
2D and 3D Animation and/or Motion Graphics
This is a great opportunity to apply your creativity to a worthwhile project while honing your skills and expanding your portfolio. Your animation work will be part of a best-in-class educational software program that provides 16-19-year-olds the information they need to achieve financial success.
App to Succeed Inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that aims to eliminate poverty in the United States and narrow the income gap by providing comprehensive personal finance information for at-risk Americans to enable them to become and remain financially responsible, self-sufficient and successful.
add animation to existing images
create animation to illustrate a concept in the written content.
join two other animators to work with them on an animation project.
create a series of motion graphics or screen transitions.
create letter/word animation.
The President/CEO will be your "client", providing direction, feedback and approval.
Compensation As a nonprofit, we offer other forms of compensation as we are not yet able to pay our interns.
Exceptional interns and volunteers who complete their assignments and exceed expectations will receive a personal letter of reference written and signed by the CEO plus
Fulfill your commitments to the internship and your name will be acknowledged on the organization's website and in the credits of the software program when published.
Earn academic credit and /or community service hours, with your academic institution's or employer's approval.
Complete your assignments and meet expectations, and you will be awarded a Certificate recognizing your contribution.
Learn about relevant personal finance topics related to your animation assignments.
Hours are flexible
Start dates and end dates are flexible.
Work can be done remotely and meetings can be held by phone or online conferencing; saving you the time and cost of commuting. (However, you do have the option to work at the headquarters in Stamford, CT.)
have access to any software or equipment needed to complete assignments
have the ability to make or complete assignments with direction and periodic feedback.
be willing to accept and execute edits (minor and major).
be willing to refine animation to achieve professional results.
2D Animation, Computer Animation, Traditional Animation,
Prefer : Professional or student with advanced course work and a strong animation portfolio, who is pursuing a career in animation. Skills in Motion Graphics, Key frame Animation, Flash Animation, Creature Animation, Animation Direction, Graphic Design, Digital Graphics
3 D skills are a plus.
Online Flash/Video Production
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 19
Prefer finish 1 major assignment, or equivalent
Prefer commitment of 10 plus hours per week for 4 or more months or completion of major assignment.