Discover Dance Scholarship Program
BalletMet Dance Academy scholarship program offers students in the Central Ohio area opportunities for quality dance education and training. Scholarships require an audition and must be renewed annually based upon review of criteria.
All Preliminary Audition dates are postponed due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak.
The Discover Dance Final Audition date has been rescheduled to June 20th, 2020 from 4:00pm-6:00pm. This audition is only for children who have participated in a school or preliminary audition and have been accepted to participate in the final audition.
Criteria to be Considered (Listed in Order of Importance)
Students must be age 8-12 as of September 1, 2020 (grades 2-5) and not already enrolled at BalletMet. Scholarships are awarded by audition only and are not available to current BalletMet Dance Academy students.
High potential for dance training, primarily in ballet
Above average dance learning progress
Potential for further intensive dance training
Family commitment and transportation
Attendance at all required meetings
Good grades in school are strongly recommended
Evening summer study is recommended
Fully funded tuition for two classes each week (total of three hours) that are chosen by BalletMet and follow a prescribed course of study
Complimentary tickets to select BalletMet performances
Learn more about our Discover Dance program and how it’s impacted one recipient in this video:
BalletMet reserves the right to revoke a student’s scholarship funding at any time, not renew a student’s scholarship and/or dismiss them from BalletMet’s Dance Academy Scholarship Program for any reason. Written notification will be given. Parents/guardians may also remove their child from the Scholarship Program at any time with written notification.