Walt Disney World’s Disney Dreamers Academy is an annual, all-expenses-paid mentoring program that helps 100 selected high school students kickstart their career goals and pursue their dreams. The upcoming Disney Dreamers Academy will take place from March 21st – 24th, 2019 and is bringing in Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine.
Disney Dreamers Academy has been providing students with hands-on career seminars, sessions, and workshops for over a decade. The mentoring program turns Walt Disney World into a classroom where students can explore their passions alongside celebrities, community and industry leaders, and Disney Cast Members.
Students also have the opportunity to listen to celebrity speakers and special guests share their stories and provide insights on how to achieve success, improve their communication skills, become a leader, and how to network.
Graduates of Disney Dreamers Academy have gone on to become journalists, doctors, engineers, nurses, pilots, and work in Public Relations and with political leaders.
Applications are due on October 31st, 2018 and include essay questions about the applicants’ personal journeys and dreams for the future. Students are chosen based on character, attitude, and determination to achieve their goals. A parent or guardian accompanies each student during this program.
To apply, visit DisneyDreamersAcademy.com.