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Ship Scholarship Auditions

Dance Masters of California has established a SHIP scholarship program. 


1. The SHIP scholarship program is open to dancers age 13-18 as of June 1, 2022.
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 10 months as of application date.
4. Each applicant must have the recommendation of their sponsor member. It may be provided via email by the deadline to or in a sealed envelope, with member signature across the seal.
5. Each applicant will write a short one-page essay describing why they would like to attend SHIP and how they would benefit from the experience.
6. Scholarship may be awarded a maximum of twice to the same recipient.
7. Finalists will be selected based on submitted application materials.


1. The amount of scholarship monies to be awarded shall be determined by the Board of Directors of DMC 

2. The President of DMC shall appoint a committee to review applications. The committee recommendation shall be presented to the board. The board will then award the scholarship monies based on the committee’s recommendation. 

3. Scholarship may only be used to attend SHIP for the summer of 2022.


Application and Information

Announcement of SHIP Scholarship Winner will be announced by April 1, 2023

Postmark by:  March 15, 2023

**contact for details** application