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EWTN Summer Academy

Join us in Rome for the Summer Academy 2025!

The EWTN Vatican Bureau warmly invites you to Rome, the epicenter of the Catholic faith, for the prestigious Summer Academy in 2025.

This unique program offers an unparalleled opportunity for students and young professionals aged 21 to 35 to learn from renowned media experts, distinguished academics, and leading figures of the Church.

At the Summer Academy, you will have the chance to enhance your skills in journalism, video editing, and storytelling, all within the vibrant heart of the Catholic Church. It's a chance not only to grow professionally but also to deepen your faith and understanding of the Church's mission in the world.

Who is eligible?  

  • Open to individuals aged 21 to 35.
  • Candidates with experience in content creation are preferred (journalism, film, media, communications, etc.).
  • Proficiency in English is required. 


Where and when? 

  • The 2025 Summer Academy will take place from June 17-27.
  • The venue is the CIAM, located at the campus of the Pontifical Urban University, just moments away from the Vatican, offering a breathtaking view of St. Peter’s Basilica.
  • The program is offered free of charge, including accommodation, meals, and travel stipends for participants.
  • Limited spots available: Only 45 qualified applicants will be selected globally.
  • The Summer Academy is free of charge. Accommodations and full-board, as well as travel stipends will be provided for academy participants.

This is your chance to be part of a dynamic, faith-filled community of future Catholic journalists and join the EWTN Alumni network. We're excited to meet the next generation of storytellers who will shape the narrative of the Church and the world.

Applications for Summer Academy 2024 are already closed. 

We invite you to apply for an unforgettable experience at the Summer Academy 2025 in Rome. 

See you there!

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