To be eligible, you must be able to answer ”Yes“ to these statements:
- I am either a citizen of the United States, a permanent resident/green card recipient, or I can demonstrate that I am legally able to receive taxable income in the United States.
- I am in grades 10–12 or 15–18 years of age on December 1 of the year I am applying.
- If I’m selected as an award winner with distinction, this would be my first time attending National YoungArts Week.
Portfolios should demonstrate original thinking and an ability to effectively materialize ideas, from concept sketches to final design.
The 2024 YoungArts application opens June 12, 2023.
I met so many wonderful people and artists and formed strong relationships and friendships that I know will last a lifetime.”