Howard University Joins with Amazon Studios to Launch Howard Entertainment
The innovative new program is designed to diversify the pipeline for talent across the entertainment industry
The vision of Howard Entertainment is to offer a one-of-a-kind experience for students interested in all aspects of entertainment, from project greenlighting, to PR and marketing, to entertainment law and finance.
Wayne A. I. Frederick, M.D., MBA
President of Howard University
Amazon Studios has been working to create new pathways into the industry for talented students of all backgrounds and we are proud to team with Howard on this new program supporting aspiring entertainment leaders.
Head of Amazon Studios
About Howard Entertainment
Howard Entertainment is a first of its kind program designed to diversify the entertainment industry by creating a pipeline for African-American students and other marginalized populations to train and study alongside entertainment executives. The experience will offer students a unique interdisciplinary curriculum, coupled with hands-on work experiences and networking with Amazon’s industry partners.
Become a part of The Howard Entertainment Program
To learn more about the Howard Entertainment Program, Howard University students are invited to attend the Howard Entertainment Town Hall, scheduled for Tuesday, October 15 at 5:00 p.m. at the Makers Space, located in the College of Engineering and Architecture (Mackey Building), 2300 6th Street NW, Washington, D.C.