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Pixar Gifford Summer Internship Program for Students - Hiring Now

Embark on an extraordinary journey with the Pixar Gifford Summer Internship Program, where creativity meets innovation! We are currently seeking passionate and talented students to join our dynamic team at Pixar Animation Studios. This internship offers a unique opportunity to work alongside industry professionals, contribute to groundbreaking projects, and gain invaluable hands-on experience in the world of animation.


As a Pixar Gifford Summer Intern, you will have the chance to immerse yourself in various aspects of the animation process. Your responsibilities may include:

  • Collaborating with seasoned professionals on ongoing projects
  • Assisting in the creation and refinement of animated sequences
  • Participating in brainstorming sessions and contributing fresh ideas
  • Conducting research to support project development
  • Learning and utilizing industry-standard software and tools


To be considered for the Pixar Gifford Summer Internship, candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program
  • Pursuing a degree in Animation, Film, Computer Science, or related field
  • Strong passion for storytelling and animation
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Eagerness to learn and adapt in a fast-paced creative environment


Candidates with the following skills will be highly regarded:

  • Proficiency in animation software such as Maya, Blender, or equivalent
  • Familiarity with 2D and 3D animation techniques
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Creative thinking and a keen eye for detail
  • Basic understanding of storytelling principles


While prior experience is not mandatory, any relevant coursework, personal projects, or previous internships in animation or related fields will be considered advantageous.


  • Hands-on experience in a world-renowned animation studio
  • Mentorship from industry professionals
  • Networking opportunities with fellow interns and Pixar employees
  • Exposure to the creative and technical aspects of animation
  • Competitive stipend and potential for future career opportunities

Application Process:

To apply for the Pixar Gifford Summer Internship Program, please submit the following:

  • Resume highlighting relevant coursework and experiences.
  • Portfolio or demo reel showcasing your work (if applicable).
  • Cover letter expressing your passion for animation and why you are an ideal candidate.

Apply to Pixar Gifford Internship Application Portal

Employment Type
Animation and Post-production
Job Location
Great Ancoats Street, London, England, EC3P 3DQ, United Kingdom
Working Hours
Base Salary
€3000-€4000 Per year
Date posted
June 4, 2024
Valid through
February 1, 2026
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