The Oregon Center for the Arts Young Artists Institute is a ten day summer residential program, held in Ashland, Oregon on the Southern Oregon University campus. Students receive first-class instruction by professional artists in creative writing, theater and/or fine arts through intensive hands-on workshops, mentoring, evaluation and presentation of completed works.

Save the Date: July 7 - July 16, 2017
Ages: Grades 9-12 (Including graduating seniors)
Tuition and Fees: TBA

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Our goal: is to provide a lively, supportive environment where students can stretch their talents, discover new strengths, and challenge themselves in the company of peers who share their interests.
Come learn and create with other talented high school students who share your creative spark!

 Applications for the 2017 Young Artists Institute will be available in December 2016. 

Please call 541-552-6452 to be added to the Young Artists Institute mailing list.

This project is supported in part by a grant from the Jackson County Cultural Coalition funded by the Oregon Cultural Trust, investing in Oregon's arts, humanities and heritage.
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