YoungArts applauds Americans for the Arts and this year’s Honorees of the National Arts Awards for their ongoing commitment and dedication to the Arts in America. YoungArts, the core program of the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts, is happy to announce the extension of its registration deadline to October 23, 2009 and once again thanks AMA for sharing this information with its members.
YoungArts is the signature national organization that recognizes and supports America's most talented 17-18 year olds in the visual, literary and performing arts. YoungArts is the sole nominating agency for Presidential Scholars in the Arts. Your students can benefit from the unique and exciting experiences of the YoungArts Program:
• Exclusive Presidential Scholars in the Arts nominations
• $500,000 in total monetary awards
• $10,000 YoungArts Gold Awards, $5,000 YoungArts Silver Awards
• All-expense-paid trip to Miami for YoungArts Week National Finals: January 11-16, 2010
• Master classes with world-renowned artists
• $3 million in scholarship opportunities
It's not too late to tell your students about this amazing opportunity, but don't delay!
Registration Deadline Extended: October 23, 2009 by 5PM EST.
Audition/Portfolio Deadline: October 30, 2009 by 5PM EST.
(Ask about our fee waivers)
For more information, please contact our Programs Department at 1.800.970.ARTS (2787), email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website: www.youngarts.org.