National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts

The mission of National YoungArts Foundation (also known as National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts or NFAA), to identify and support the next generation of artists, and to contribute to the cultural vitality of the nation by investing in the artistic development of talented young artists in the visual, literary, and performing arts. YoungArts provides emerging artists with life-changing experiences with renowned mentors, access to significant scholarships, national recognition, and other opportunities throughout their careers to help ensure that the nation's most outstanding emerging artists are encouraged to pursue careers in the arts.

Alumni Chris Young at Nashville School of the Arts

Alumni Chris Young at Nashville School of the Arts
Photo from Progress Report 'First Annual YoungArts Awareness Day is a Success!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Happy YoungArts Awareness Day

Happy YoungArts Awareness Day
Photo from Progress Report 'First Annual YoungArts Awareness Day is a Success!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Joshua Bell Salon and Performance

Joshua Bell Salon and Performance
Photo from Progress Report 'First Annual YoungArts Awareness Day is a Success!' (view small | med | large | orig)

YoungArts Staff and Members with Alumni Mural

YoungArts Staff and Members with Alumni Mural
Photo from Progress Report 'First Annual YoungArts Awareness Day is a Success!' (view small | med | large | orig)

2014 PSA Winners

2014 PSA Winners
Photo from Progress Report 'We Congratulate the U.S. Presidential Scholars!' (view small | med | large | orig)