Tuition scholarships

A limited number of tuition scholarships will be available for participants in the Dance Professional Workshops. Scholarship students will still be responsible for travel, room, and board costs.


April 1: Scholarship Application Deadline
April 15: Acceptance Notifications & Scholarship Awards Announced


To apply, please complete the following:

  1. Indicate scholarship interest on your ADF application.
  2. Complete the ADF DPW Scholarship Application online form.
  3. Submit a one-page statement explaining how this experience would be of professional benefit to you (using the online form).
  4. Ensure that a resume is submitted as part of the DPW application.
  5. Submit a copy of your most recent Tax Form 1040 (first page only), via:


The ADF will match up to $250 (DPW Workshop for Educators) and $150 (other DPW Workshops) towards tuition fees from sponsoring organizations and businesses. Sponsorships may come from:

  • Dance Studio
  • College or University
  • High School
  • Arts Organization
  • Business or Corporation


  • Matching scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. Only a limited number are available. 
  • Matching scholarships cannot be combined with any other ADF scholarships. 
  • Matching scholarships may only be used to towards ADF tuition fees. 
  • Matching scholarship awards are contingent upon sponsorship agreement. Matching scholarships from ADF will not be allocated until the school office receives sponsorship agreement and funds. Students are strongly encouraged to reach out to their possible sponsors EARLY, before indicating interest in the matching scholarship to ADF. 

how To apply:

Please submit the following to be considered for a Matching Scholarship:

  1. Completed application with $40 application fee.

  2. Complete the ADF DPW Scholarship Application online form.
  3. The sponsoring organization will need to complete and submit a short application. Click here to download and print application. Their applications may be submitted via: