December 21, 2012 - The President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services, is accepting applications for the 2013 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards.
The twelve winning programs will receive $10,000 and the opportunity to accept their awards from First Lady Michelle Obama, the President’s Committee’s Honorary Chairman, at a White House ceremony. In addition, winners will receive an award plaque, the opportunity to attend the Annual Awardee Conference in the summer of 2013, and recognition on the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award website.
Applicants include afterschool and out-of-school arts and humanities programs sponsored by museums, libraries, performing arts organizations, educational institutions, arts centers, community service organizations, businesses, and government entities.
The deadline for application submissions is Monday, February 4, 2013.
Additional information is available on the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards website.
[Posted by: Erin Mosley]