YoungArts Awareness Day

September 26, 2019

YoungArts Awareness Day is a digital initiative to spread the word about the YoungArts competition by activating alumni, parents, teachers and supporters nationwide to share their stories using the hashtag #becauseofyoungarts. Through this effort, YoungArts Awareness Day highlights the organization's impact on individuals throughout the arts world and underscores the life-changing opportunities available to emerging artists (ages 15-18 or in high school grades 10-12) when they apply to YoungArts.


Celebrate YoungArts Awareness Day with us by: 

  • Sharing your YoungArts story on social media using the hashtag #becauseofyoungarts. Make sure to tag @YoungArts on FacebookInstagram and Twitter!

  • Encouraging a promising young artists ageas 15–18 or in grades 10–12 to apply to the 2020 program by October 11, 2019 11:59 PM ET. 

  • Join YoungArts Membership.

  • Making a gift to YoungArts.