Young Arts Jazz Competition
Are you a jazz musician aged 15 – 18?
The National YoungArts Foundation, established in 1981 by Lin and Ted Arison, is a foundation dedicated to finding talented young artists in many different disciplines such as Writing, design, and several types of music. Their signature programs are application-based awards for emerging artists ages 15–18 or in grades 10–12 from across the United States.
What do I get for applying?
-Win cash awards of up to $10,000, an alternative to scholarships to spend as you wish
-Take master classes with accomplished musicians such as Shelly Berg, Gerald Clayton, John Clayton, Jimmy Heath, Branford Marsalis, Wynton Marsalis, Christian McBride, and Jason Moran
-Become eligible for nomination as a U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts
-Receive a lifetime of mentoring and professional support with a rich network of peers
-Connect to educational and artistic development opportunities
You can compete in one of three categories: Composition, Percussion and Instrumental
The application fee is $35, but under special circumstances it may be waived.
To apply for this job please visit the following URL: https://app.getacceptd.com/youngarts →