VOLUNTEER

We’re always looking to welcome like-minded individuals into the SIMA Family.

SIMA Ambassador

Join SIMA Ambassadors in 25 countries and bring your community together to watch mind-blowing films about the social issues you care about. Learn more and apply here.

SIMA Intern in Los Angeles

Our current internship programs include communications, social media, design, editing, and film program outreach, with a minimum 3 month commitment. SIMA Interns get to develop their own impact projects and receive mentorship from SIMA’s Executive Staff. Email your resume and cover letter to apply@simaawards.org.

INTERNSHIPS: July 21 – October 20, 2016 (Social Media Internship open) | October 21 –  January 20, 2018 (open) | January 21 – April 20, 2018 (open) | April 21 – July 20, 2018 (open) 

SIMA Pre-Selection Committee

The SIMA 2018 Preselection Committee has been filled. Next opportunity opens July 2018. Screen up to 100 documentary films (features/ shorts) submitted to the annual Social Impact Media Awards. Film access, evaluation metrics and judging/ review sheets will be provided.

WHEN: September 10th – December 1st

BENEFITS: in addition to receiving a Certificate and joining a committee of impact-cinephiles you’ll have the chance to gain exclusive insight into eye-opening, global, independent documentary filmmaking that explores the state of our contemporary world.

REQUIREMENTS: You must have a strong interest in human rights, social justice and social innovation and study or work in documentary film, journalism, international development or communications.