National YoungArts Foundation - Deadline is October 12, 2018.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to submit applications online at

YoungArts identifies and nurtures the nation’s most accomplished emerging artists in visual, literary, design, and performing arts between the ages of 15 and 18 or in high school grades 10–12. YoungArts provides monetary awards of up to $10,000, opportunities to participate in its programs nationwide, engage with renowned mentors, the chance to become a U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts, and guidance in taking important steps toward achieving their professional and artistic goals.