Season’s Greetings

Sámediggi sávvá ráfálaš juovllaid ja lihkolaš ođđa jagi 2022!

Sämitigge tuáivut rávhálijd juovlâid já luholii uđđâ ive 2022!

Sääʹmteʹǧǧ tuäivat rääuhlõs rosttvid da leklvaž ođđ eeʹjj 2022!

Saamelaiskäräjät toivottaa rauhallista joulua ja onnellista uutta vuotta 2022!

Season’s Greetings!

Illustration: Ellen-Margaret Gaup-Juuso

Apply as an intern at Walt Disney Animation Studios 2022

Are you a current or recent student studying art, animation, computer graphics or film? Walt Disney Animation Studios are inviting students from Sápmi to apply as an intern for the Summer Internship Program in May 2022.

As a Talent Development intern, you will have the unique opportunity to work directly with a Disney mentor as you explore all aspects of art, storytelling, and filmmaking.

Walt Disney Animation Studios Summer Internship Program is a 10-week program, paid experience designed for students studying art, animation, computer graphics or film. Please note, the safety and well-being of our teams is very important to us. We will be determining whether this program will be in-person at our Burbank, CA studio or virtual in the coming months based on government recommendations. 

Read more about their internship program and requirements here:

The deadline for applications is 16.01.2022, 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time (Notice the time difference)

Travel grant

The internship form Sámi areas can apply for a10.000$ travel grant, funded by The Saami Council and the Sámi parliaments. The applicant must have Sámi background, meets Disney’s requirements for internships and should have a plan for how to bring the knowledge back to the Sami community, such as through social media, lectures etc.Write an application, max 1 page, explaining your applicant basis and how to meet our travel grant requirements.

Send your application for travel grant marked with “WDAS internship” to: The deadline for travel applications is 16.01.2022, 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time (Notice the time difference)

Contact info

Christina Hætta, Sámiráđđi
+47 48021734