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.

YoungArts Miami: Open Call

YoungArts Miami: Open Call
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In the Studio: YoungArts Gold & Silver Winners

In the Studio: YoungArts Gold & Silver Winners
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In the Studio - New York City

In the Studio - New York City
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The 2010 U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts

The 2010 U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts
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YoungArts 2010 Visual Arts finalist

YoungArts 2010 Visual Arts finalist
Photo from Progress Report 'YoungArts Week 2010--A Great Success!!' (view small | med | large | orig)