About Future Forum:
Open Signal's Future Forum is a 10-month social impact training for media artists who want to evolve their practice in a supportive community media center in Portland, Oregon. The program provides time, access to resources, and mentorship for artists who want to experiment radically with art, technology, and social engagement while developing new strategies for teaching technical and critical media art skills to marginalized populations.
Work Study Program:
There are 2 work study positions available for Future Forum which can reduce monthly tuition fees by $15/hr for up to 20/hrs a month for assisting with: workshops, event setup/breakdown, video/photo documentation, front desk, crew on productions, various other cross departmental tasks as needed.Guidelines and Criteria:
1.) Complete the program application in addition to the work study application
2.) Work study is awarded to 2 students who best exemplify the purpose of the Future Forum.
3.) Work study is available to Oregon residents. International students are not eligible for work study.
4.) Oregon residents must demonstrate financial hardship by supplying documentation that
supports their status as unemployed or on disability. Other documentation that supports
financial hardship status may be submitted.