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.

Support Art Education and Inspire Young Artists

Support Art Education and Inspire Young Artists
Photo from Progress Report 'YoungArts New York May 9th - 11th' (view small | med | large | orig)

Master Class with Placido Domingo

Master Class with Placido Domingo
Photo from Progress Report 'YoungArts Week hosts 152 young artists.' (view small | med | large | orig)

2013 YoungArts Week Alumni Performance

2013 YoungArts Week Alumni Performance
Photo from Progress Report 'YoungArts Week hosts 152 young artists.' (view small | med | large | orig)

YoungArts Week 2013 Schedule

YoungArts Week 2013 Schedule
Photo from Progress Report 'YoungArts has a new headquarters!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Our 2012 PSA Winners

Our 2012 PSA Winners
Photo from Progress Report 'Recap of U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts!' (view small | med | large | orig)

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