Disney's Dreamers seeking student nominations

October 22, 2010 11:51:35 AM PDT
Each year, Disney's Dreamers Academy brings 100 U.S. high school students to the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida for an immersive 4-day program of career workshops and mentoring.

The program introduces students to leaders in fields as diverse as entertainment, engineering, fashion, sports and publishing.

Nominations for the 2011 Disney's Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine close on October 31, 2010.

Comedienne/Actress Sherri Shepherd is a presenter for the 2010 Disney's Dreamers Academy. She saw first-hand how it makes a difference in a young person's life, and wants to make sure students in need in your community know about this one-of-a-kind opportunity.

Disney's Dreamers Academy encourages students to realize the power of their dreams, exposes them to career opportunities, and equips them with tools to succeed.

Nominations for the Class of 2011 can be submitted between now and Oct. 31, 2010 with information about procedures at www.DisneysDreamersAcademy.com.