• Advisor: Caryn Goldstein NAHS
    In 1978, the National Art Education Association began the NAHS program to inspire and recognize students who have shown an outstanding ability and interest in art. The program supports members in their efforts to attain the highest standards in art scholarship, character, and service, and to bring art education to the attention of the school and community.


    • become members of a distinguished group of 58,000+ outstanding art students
    • gain peer recognition, leadership growth opportunities, college and career preparation, and an unmatched sense of camaraderie
    • are eligible to apply for the Rising Stars Secondary Recognition Program Award (Juniors and Seniors only)
    • are eligible to apply for the Charles M. Robertson Memorial Scholarship and scholarships to Columbus College of Art and Design, Maryland Institute College of Art, and The Art Institute (Seniors only)
    • have the opportunity to be published in NAHS News (the semi-annual, full-color digital publication of the NAHS program). Artwork submitted for inclusion is often used in other NAEA publications
    • are eligible to submit artwork for possible inclusion in the annual NAHS/NJAHS Juried Exhibition held at the NAEA Studio & Gallery. ALL submissions are featured in the NAEA virtual gallery.