National Society of Arts and Letters
Saint Louis Chapter
Welcome to the National Society of Arts and Letters , founded in 1944 as a nonprofit volunteer organization dedicated to discovering and encouraging talented young artists. Through national and local chapter competitions, the NSAL:
• Awards prizes of up to $10,000 in the National Career Awards Competition. The competition for 2014 was Music, Woodwinds: Clarinet, Oboe, and Flute. The competition for 2015 will be Drama. Next deadline for applications: February 1, 2015
• Gives national Winston Scholarships in Art and Voice , with local prizes of $250 and several National prizes given of up to $5,000 each. Next deadline for applications: February 1, 2015
• Provides assistance up to $1,000 for young artists through Chapter Artistic Support Funds.