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Be a citizen of the United States or permanent resident/green card recipient (copy of the documentation is required in the application)
Be in grades 10–12 or 15–18 years of age on December 1 of the year you are applying
Have not already been named a YoungArts finalist and previously attended National YoungArts Week
HOW TO APPLY
Complete the YoungArts application on Acceptd, including required documentation and audition or portfolio materials, by October 16, 2020, at 11:59 PM Eastern Time. Pay the $35 application fee or get a fee waiver.
Fee waivers are available to applicants, which will cover the entire cost of your application fee. To qualify, you will need to provide a letter from your parent, guardian, teacher or principal requesting to waive your fee within the declaration section of the application. If you are 18 years old and unable to obtain a qualifying letter, you may submit one yourself within the declaration section of the application.