Youth Media Center Application

The Youth Media Center is housed at the MNN El Barrio  Firehouse Community Media Center. Located at 175 East 104th Street, it is dedicated to developing 21st Century communicators and engaged community leaders. It offers classes, internships, and other opportunities to Manhattan residents ages 14-24 years old.

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The Youth Media Center offers a variety of classes and internships for aspiring media makers to produce critical content in a rapidly changing media landscape. Youth producers learn the fundamental skills of story development, framing, and composition, camera and equipment operation, and basic editing. Upon successful completion of certification trainings youth producers gain access to editing labs, camera, and studio equipment to produce independent projects for broadcast on MNN's Channel.

Applicant Contact Info
NOTE: You must be between 16 and 24 years old to use the Youth Media Center.
School Attending
Parent or Legal Guardian
You must fill this section with one of your parents' information if you are 21 and under. If you are over 21 please use the space below to write in your own information and provide an emergency contact below.
Emergency Contact #2
Please provide the information for a second contact in case of an emergency.
NeverSometimesFrequentlyI have taken classes
I have operated a video camera *
I have written a script or screenplay *
I have worked with a video production crew *
I shoot video with my cell phone *
I use Skype to communicate with family and friends *
I have used video editing software *
NeverSometimesFrequentlyI have taken classes
I enjoy watching TV variety shows *
I enjoy watching news programs *
I enjoy watching documentaries *
I enjoy watching programs with people being interviewed *
I enjoy reading newspapers *
NeverSometimesFrequentlyI have taken classes
I enjoy speaking with people about their interests and lives *
I like to write stories *
I like to sing *
I like to compose music *
I like to do graphic design *
I like plan and coordinate group activities *
I write well with deadlines *
I like to do research *
I enjoy learning how to operate new gadgets and electronics *
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For your application to be considered complete you must submit a Parental Authorization Form (PAF), which you can download here

If you cannot download a copy of the PAF, please e-mail us at YouthEducation@MNN.org