A new group of professional interns have just been welcomed to the Disney family with a special greeting in Times Square. Featured on the screens outside the Good Morning America studios, Disney shined a spotlight on the incoming Disney UNCF Corporate Scholars and summer Professional Interns.

What’s Happening: 

  • This week Disney welcomed their 2021 summer class of professional interns with a special greeting in Times Square.  
  • On June 30, Disney UNCF Corporate Scholars and summer Professional Interns were featured on the marquee screens just outside of the Good Morning America studios.
  • More than 400 interns have joined the company in various roles working at:
    • ABC 
    • ESPN
    • Lucasfilm
    • Marvel
    • Disney Corporate
    • Disney Parks, Experiences and Products
  • The Times Square welcome showcased pictures and quotes from the incoming group who shared why they were passionate about honing their skills at Disney.

  • Disney’s Professional Internship program has served as a springboard for thousands of young professionals.
  • 2021 also marks the first year of the Disney UNCF Corporate Scholars Program which provides 50 Scholars with a $5,000 annual scholarship and a paid summer internship at The Walt Disney Company.
  • Disney UNCF Corporate Scholars Program is an expansion of the Disney UNCF scholarship program announced in 2019.