Niche College Scholarship

YoungArts National Arts Competition

October 13, 2024
Awards Available: Varies

Scholarship Description

The YoungArts competition offers a unique opportunity for young artists in the U.S. to gain recognition, mentorship and financial awards.

Scholarship Details

  • Cash awards range from $250 to $10,000.
  • Opportunities for mentorship with accomplished artists.
  • Each year, the White House Commission on Presidential Scholars selects 20 YoungArts award winners who attend National YoungArts Week as U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts, one of the nation’s highest honors for high school students who exemplify academic and artistic excellence.

Eligibility Criteria

  • U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or those legally able to receive income in the U.S.
  • Students in grades 10–12, or aged 15–18 as of December 1 of the application year.

Application Process

  1. Meet all eligibility criteria.
  2. Complete and submit the application by the deadline.

The YoungArts competition not only offers financial awards but also provides a platform for young artists to connect with peers and gain national recognition.The prestigious award gives emerging artists a headstart by demonstrating that they have received national recognition from highly respected artists in their field early on in their artistic journey. Scholarship Search