The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers presents The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards in order to recognize the creative achievement of teenagers, and provide them with publication, exhibition and scholarship opportunities.

Current Opportunities for Alliance for Young Artists & Writers

Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Opportunity Type: Scholarship
Application Deadline: Various (Deadlines Vary By Region -- visit for your regions guidelines)
Description: The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards allows students to submit works in 28 categories of art and writing, and is open to all public, private and home school students in 7 - 12 grade. Seniors may submit a portfolio of art and/or writing. 16 portfolios will be selected for $10,000 scholarships. Approximately 30 additional portfolios will be given $1,000 scholarship awards. Other academic awards are also available through special creative challenges and the best-in-grade award. The Awards are blindly adjudicated. There is no mandated topic or theme for general Scholastic Awards submissions, but special creative challenges are available. Find out more about these challenges at

Contact Information

Alliance for Young Artists & Writers
557 Broadway
New York, NY 10012