A limited number of student scholarships are available to young tap dance students who are in need of financial assistance and interested in carrying on the tradition of tap dance. These partial and full scholarships are based on financial need and merit. To apply, please send a personal statement as to how this scholarship will advance your tap dance education, a list of your current and previous dance training, a description of your current participation in tap dance (workshops, festivals, competitions, etc.), a letter of recommendation from your tap teacher and a signed letter from a parent/guardian acknowledging your application. Please note that scholarships do not cover the cost of choregraphy residencies.
Student internships are available to those tap dancers 18+ years of age who are looking to have a full experience in the tap festival atmosphere. Interns will work in exchange for classes and must be available one day pior to, and for the duration of the festival. To apply, please send a work resume, one letter of recommendation from previous employers or teachers and a personal statement as to how this internship will benefit your tap dance studies.
*Please note: Scholarships cover tuition only, not the registration fees and other expenses related to festival participation. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.