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College Scholarship

Dance Masters of California has established a college scholarship program to be awarded at our Spring 2017 Convention.

  1. The scholarship program is open to seniors in high school, and college undergraduates pursuing any field of study.
  2. Applicants must be a student of a DMC member in good standing.
  3. Said student must have studied with sponsor member for a period of not less than three - (3) years.
  4. Each applicant must have the recommendation of his or her sponsor member and of an additional member of DMC, not currently his or her teacher.
  5. Grade point average for high school seniors must be a minimum of 2.8.
  6. College undergraduates must have grade point average of 2.8 or above.
  7. Each applicant will write a short one-page essay describing his or her future goals and what role dance has played in their life.
  8. A copy of current year transcript must accompany application form.
  9. Scholarship may be awarded a maximum of twice to the same recipient.
  10. Finalists will be selected based on submitted application materials.
  11. All finalists will be interviewed on Friday April 28, 2017
  12. Finalists must attend showcase.  If a finalist is awarded a scholarship and is not present, scholarship award will be forfeited. 

 

Schedule and Information

Interviews: April 28, 2017 - Evening TBA

Announcement of winners will take place Satuday April 29, 2017. (Must be present to receive award)

Entry Deadline: March 15, 2017
Late enteries accepted until March 25th or until competition reaches capacity

Entry Form & Information

Location:
Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054

Map to event

Host Hotel:
Hyatt Regency Santa Clara, 5101 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054