Kick-start a career in the arts industry.
This immersive program offers unique exposure to a variety of opportunities that exist beyond the stage.
You’ll get special access to behind-the-scenes production tours, have the chance to shadow professionals in tech, production or administrative roles—and even engage with our wide variety of programming. Plus, you’ll wear quite a few hats representing the Dr. Phillips Center during some of our events, educational programs and community outreach initiatives.
Together, these diverse experiences can open eyes—and doors—to endless possibilities, and prep you for playing a big part in the professional world.
Application Submission Deadline:
Friday, September 3 at 5 p.m.
- Applicants will be notified of their acceptance status by Wednesday, September 8
- Orientation is Monday, September 13 at 5 p.m.
- Be a high school student in Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Lake, Polk, Volusia, or Brevard County as of August 2021
- Maintain a B average (unweighted)
- Have access to a computer and at least one social media account (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, etc.)
- Complete 10 volunteer hours throughout the school year
- Respond to any program-related emails within 24 hours
- Be able to attend one meeting and up to two activities per month, September–May
- Meetings are Monday evenings: September 13, October 11, November 15, December 6, January 10, February 14, March 28, April 25 and May 9
- Missing more than two meetings is cause for dismissal from the program
- Application form (found in the download section of this page)
- Liability and media release form (found in the download section of this page)
- Letter of recommendation from a person who is not your parent/legal guardian (i.e., teacher, principal, school counselor, etc.)
- Copy of your most recent 2021 report card
Email Your Application, Forms & Materials
Dr. Phillips Center Teen Ambassadors have come from the following schools:
Cornerstone Charter Academy
Cypress Creek High School
Dr. Phillips High School
The First Academy
Hagerty High School
Harrison School for the Arts
Lake Brantley High School
Lake Highland High School
Lake Minneola High School
Lake Nona High School
Osceola School of the Arts
Seminole High School
St. Cloud High School
Timber Creek High School
Titusville High School
Trinity Preperatory School
University High School
Windermere High School
Windermere Preparatory School
Winter Park High School
Winter Springs High School