Hi Stoodent!


Do YOU want a chance to work alongside the world’s top animators?


Stoopid Buddy Stoodios is home to an exclusive internship program that provides excellent opportunities for stoodents to gain firsthand experience in the animation industry, featuring a fun and diverse curriculum that is fully hands-on and truly unique.

We are always searching for new talent, and we’d like to share real-world experience with folks looking to break into the biz!



Program Overview

Each department offers its own unique curriculum designed to teach interns the everyday operations of Stoodio life. Our 10-week program allows each accepted intern to not only get a taste of the department they’re in but also get a glimpse of other departments through special events and Lunch N Learns. Based on the term, internships may not be available in each department but please feel free to apply for any and all that you are interested in. At the end of the term, interns will have the opportunity to do a practice pitch in front of Stoopid Buddy staff, it’s a great opportunity to ask questions and receive valuable feedback.
All-around, it’s a great opportunity to learn, create, meet buddies, and have fun!


Stoopid Buddy Stoodios has offered internships in the following departments:

  • Production
  • Art Department (Sets & Props)
  • Animation (Stop-Motion)
  • Camera/Lighting
  • Post Production (VFX & Editorial)

*Please note that department Internship offerings are subject to change each semester.*

Candidate Eligibility

Applicants must:

  • Be enrolled at an accredited institution of higher education as a junior or senior
  • Be using their internship with Stoopid Buddy Stoodios for class credit toward the fulfillment of their degree
  • Be available for the length of the program – 10 weeks (length of the program is subject to change)

Please note that our internships are designed to provide practical, hands-on experience to supplement an existing academic program and, as such, are unpaid and do not include housing.


Application Deadlines


2020 Program Dates & Deadlines

Term: February 10, 2020-April 20, 2020

Application Goes Live: Monday, December 9, 2019

Deadline: FRIDAY January 10, 2020

*All dates subject to change

Term: May 28, 2020-August 6, 2020

Application Goes Live: Monday, March 2, 2020

Deadline: Friday April 3, 2020

*All dates subject to change

Term: October 5, 2020-December 14, 2020

Application Goes Live: Monday, August 3, 2020

Deadline: FRIDAY September 4, 2020

*All dates subject to change


How to Apply

Click Here to view available internships and to submit your application!

Please note that due to a high volume of applications, we cannot accept phone calls. If you have any questions, please use the form below to contact recruitment.