Non-profit organization with independent 501(c)(3) status

Exceptional Minds

EM addresses unemployment and other inequities that affect adults with autism. Offering programs that develop job skills in entertainment and adjacent fields, followed by high touch career services that connect participants to meaningful careers in the entertainment industry. We facilitate a sense of community and belonging for people with autism.


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  • CREATE ·2022 Grants Challenge

    Autism Inclusivity in the Entertainment and Digital Arts Industry

    Exceptional Minds is a nonprofit provider of job training and career placement for young people with autism. Our comprehensive program offers opportunities for individuals at every stage of their career, from early training to developing job skills, to finding and sustaining employment in digital arts. Help us empower young people with autism to achieve their full artistic and professional potential, increasing the pipeline of diverse new talent into the entertainment industry.