On Set Internships

In association with the leading Australian production companies and Australia’s finest TV producers, the Equity Foundation offers final year acting graduates the chance to spend a week on set learning the craft first hand.


How it works

  • When applications open Equity members will be notified via the Equity Foundation eNews Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts.
  • To apply you must be a student member of the Equity
  • The internship is offered to a full-time drama student in their last year of formal study at an accredited drama school.
  • You will be required to upload self-test to a video hosting website such as YouTube. Video files will not be accepted.
  • Your self-test will be viewed by the casting department of the TV production. Their decision will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • The successful applicant is paid at the appropriate award rate and accommodation and return flights are covered.
  • The on set internship program is proudly supported by Media Super.

Past Winners

Neighbours: Joseph Raboy


Home & Away: Dilroop Khangura


Neighbours: Tatiana E Silva


Home & Away: Madeline Exarhos


Back in Very Small Business: Natasha Vickery


Neighbours: Anneliese Apps