EMERGE Apprenticeship 

RE:IMAGINE the Workforce

The EMERGE apprenticeship program offers comprehensive job training to youth and young adults who are not currently enrolled in full-time college programs and to those facing underemployment or unemployment, providing them with the networks and tools to secure sustainable employment opportunities.

This initiative nurtures a skilled workforce developing a pipeline of talent for the projected millions of jobs requiring  advanced digital competencies in both public and private sectors.

Participants benefit from invaluable career exposure through a diverse array of programming, including incubators, fellowships, professional media events, film community networking opportunities, and peer-to-peer training sessions.

INCUBATORS – 2 to 3-day in-depth, training sessions with industry leaders. Limited number of free seats, valued at +$750.

TRACKS – 8-week commitment with on-the-job training experience with clients, apprentices have access to paid, on-the-job opportunities while developing a portfolio.

Applications will open again in early 2024

Youth across Georgia can complete this form for consideration with upcoming work & training opportunities.


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Become an Employer Partner

By preparing apprentices to thrive in the ever-evolving digital economy, which is reshaping the employment landscape across Georgia, the EMERGE program serves as a driving force in growing the career paths of its participants. 

Employer Partners offer on-the-job training opportunities (gig and internships). They benefit with sponsorship and brand recognition throughout the year and a trained diverse junior talent.  

We cannot do this impactful work without you. Email Emily@reimagineatl.com to learn more.

Employer & Training Partners

meet the team

EMERGE Instructors


Kristan Woolford

Teaching Artist, Media Production 


Chris White

Teaching Artist, Post Production

Ebony Blanding

EMERGE Program Coordinator 


Become a Mentor Today

RE:IMAGINE is looking for professionals at creative agencies, film production studios and freelancers to share your time and experience with our apprentices.

You don’t have to be an expert, just someone ready to guide a college-aged student on their next step into film production, animation, agency or commercial film work.


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CALL FOR EMPLOYER PARTNERS – ONGOING: re:imagine/ATL acts a freelance staffing agency to place our apprentices and graduates for production work, internships, or junior-level positions. Production companies and agencies can partner with us by hiring apprentices, hosting a training or tour, becoming a mentor, or financially sponsoring the program. 

What’s in it for you? 

– Transform your talent pipeline. Meet your goals to diversify. 
– Expand your trusted and vetted talent pool.
– Save on production costs.
– Gain GenZ insights.
– Share your story. Include your impact with this partnership to build a case study, showing your commitment to equity and investing in the next generation of diverse, representative talent. 
Contact Julie Straw at julie@reimagineatl.com to join our community of employer partners. Our apprentices have worked with many companies including, Beam Imagination, WITH/Agency, RITE Media, Creative Mornings – Atlanta, Arrhythmia Films, ASIFA-South, for clients Delta, Nike, and many others.

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