Young Artist Academy

Young Artist Academy

Established in 1978, the Young Artist Awards® is Hollywood’s longest running youth awards.

Founded by The Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s (Golden Globes®) historian, Maureen Dragone, the annual award show is Presented By the Young Artist Academy®.

The Young Artist Academy® provides Members with Mentorship, Experience, and Accolades that are otherwise unavailable to young performers.

40 Years of Making Stars


Nearly every major Star you see today has probably been nominated at some point by the Young Artist Academy®”
-Jack Tewksbury (Golden Globes)

Leonardo DiCaprio
Jennifer Lawrence
Ryan Reynolds
Regina King
Julia Roberts
Drake
Johnny Depp
Bradley Cooper
Christian Bale
Natalie Portman
Neil Patrick Harris
Scarlett Johansson
Selena Gomez
Cuba Gooding Jr.
Zendaya
Lisa Boet
Sarah Jessica Parker

Drew Barrymore
Winona Ryder
Mario Lopez
Michelle Pfeiffer
Jaden Smith
Emma Watson
Michelle Williams
Zac Effron
Tatyana Ali
John Stamos
Reese Witherspoon
Jody Foster
Patrick Dempsey
Katherine Heigel
Mila Kunis
Kaley Cuoco
Joaquin Phoenix

Johnny Galecki
Kirsten Dunst
Hilary Duff
Hayden Panettiere
Jake Gyllenhall
Emmy Rossum
Megan Fox
Saoirse Ronan
Emma Roberts
Miley Cyrus
Shailene Woodley
Ariel Winter
Quvenzhané Wallis
Brie Larson
Elle Fanning
Hillary Swank
Demi Lovato Lopez