The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards were founded in 1923 and, for nearly a century, have inspired bold ideas in creative teens throughout the country. Students’ entries are blindly adjudicated by some of the foremost leaders in the visual and literary arts. National Medalists are eligible for scholarships of up to $10,000. Scholatic Awards winners are celebrated everywhere from community venues to the stage at Carnegie Hall. By participating in the Awards, recipients receive direct scholarships or tuition assistance.