OPPORTUNITIES FOR ART
Smart Entry is a great resource when looking for shows and competitions to enter.
Smarter Entry is an economical, fully integrated, web-based competition and call-for-entry management system.
CAREER AND STUDY RESOURCES
The Art Career Project
The most comprehensive resource for aspiring artists on the web. Search hundreds of career profiles and top art programs across the country.
Student Art Guide
An art education website dedicated to helping high school art students excel, and which provides art project ideas, motivation and tips to help students reach their potential. www.studentartguide.com
Student Art Guide's How to Make an Art Portfolio for College or Univeristy
PROGRAMS AND COMPETITIONS
California State Summer School for the Arts (CSSSA)
CSSSA is a rigorous pre-professional training program in the visual and performing arts, creative writing, animation, and film for talented artists of high school age. CSSSA provides a supportive environment in which students hone acquired skills and explore new techniques and ideas for an intense and exciting learning experience.
National YoungArts Foundation
The National YoungArts Foundation identifies and nurtures the most accomplished young artists in the visual, literary, design and performing arts and assists them at critical junctures in their educational and professional development.
LOCAL YOUTH ARTS ORGANIZATIONS
A Theater For Children — firstname.lastname@example.org
Art Escape — email@example.com
California Indian Museum and Cultural Center — firstname.lastname@example.org
Transcendence Theatre Company — email@example.com