Youth & Media

Empowering the region’s teens to become content producers for the world.

Steeltown's Youth and Media exposes students around Southwestern Pennsylvania to the possibility of fulfilling careers in media and entertainment. Students in the Youth & Media program learn invaluable 21st century skills while finding a way to share their voice and find their way in the digital age.

partners with schools and organizations to provide the opportunity for students to become digital storytellers while learning the basics of filmmaking.
encourages students in Southwestern Pennsylvania to share their short films and have their voices heard.
presents a unique opportunity for talented students to become a part of Steeltown's staff and receive real-world experience alongside industry professional mentors.
provides on-site consultations with schools and educators who are interested in utilizing digital media in their curriculum.

For more information, contact Brett Wormsley, Director of Youth & Media, at 412.251.0890 or 

Digital Media Concierge

Support Services

Free professional support and training for educators and community-based organizations who want to implement digital media and film into their classrooms or programs. Read More »

Take a Shot: Teen Film Prize Contest

Congratulations to all of the winners and participants of Steeltown's 2015 Take A Shot: Teen Film Prize Competition!

For more information, check out the Take a Shot site!

Events & Opportunities

Make a Connection

Find out more about teen-friendly events, and how you can get involved in the industry!


Crew Connect 1/30/17. View Event »

Tricks of the Trade

Tips for Emerging Talent

Resources for teens who want to make movies. Read More »

Sync Gallery

Steeltown Youth
Network Channel

Browse our gallery of teen-produced media that matters.