BAVC Media's Bridges Fellowship is a media production and career readiness training program for transitional aged young people in the Bay Area


Dive deep into the filmmaking field! Make connections between media-making and social justice while learning from artists and entrepreneurs.

Are you interested in learning about video production as a profession? The Bridges Fellowship is designed to help a diverse cohort of transitional-age youth (18-24 years old) learn strategies to successfully prepare for, challenge, and ultimately surmount the barriers to entering and staying in the media industry. Bridges Fellows will receive an immersive 12-week training in workplace literacy, career readiness, and communication skills while gaining experience in video pre-production, production, and post-production.

Our San Francisco Bridges Fellowship will return in the of Spring of 2023 as an entirely in-person program!  Please check back in the fall for a link to complete an application or complete this interest form to receive an email with the application once it goes live!

In Fall 2022 we will offer a series of filmmaking workshops available to emerging media makers ages 18-24.  If you are interested in hearing more about our fall workshop offerings when they are finalized, please complete this interest form!

Questions? Email us, or check out our Frequently Asked Questions