Applications due:
September 6th
Cohort begins:
September 25th

Unlocking equity in

Our internship empowers emerging designers who have a personal connection to Hawaii with the work experience & mentoring to launch successful careers.

Become an Intern

Deliver implementable solutions for products, websites, and apps. You’ll be paired with a seasoned mentor and gain project experience with real companies.

Become a Mentor

Groom the next generation of local design talent and bridge opportunity gaps while also refining your product strategy and leadership skills.


Host a Design Team

Access top design talent and support equitable career-building opportunities. With guidance from hand-selected mentors, interns produce first-rate work.

Why work with us
We are on a mission to provide equitable career-building opportunities for the Hawaii community in the design space, helping them afford to stay in Hawaii. As you know, aspiring designers face the challenge of needing prior real-world design experience to land their first full-time job. Lady Bandit Studios addresses this "chicken and egg" problem by partnering with experienced mentors to bridge the gap between entry-level designers and the industry.
Our proud collaborators.
We partner with Hawaii's most dedicated social entrepreneurship & workforce development organizations.
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