Open Door Studios Dance Foundation

The mission of the Open Door Dance Foundation is to assist aspiring dancers in attaining their educational and career goals through financial scholarships and performance opportunities. The application process is open to dancers who meet the following criteria:

  1. Ages 14-25
  2. Currently enrolled in a dance program
  3. Proof of financial hardship
  4. A statement of intent, outlining how the scholarship will be applied.

Applicants may consider using the scholarship for summer intensives, workshops, master classes, college/high school dance programs, or for classes throughout the school year.

An application form must in addition receive 2 recommendations by March 1, 2020.

Please provide your 2 references with the following URL: so that they can provide a recommendation.

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After you submit your details below, we will reach out to you to get more information.

Name (required)

Birthdate (required)

Email (required)

Address (required)

City (required)

State (required)

Dance Education

Have you already applied and been accepted to an intensive, workshop, or college program for 2017?
If Yes, Name of Program

Additional Information

Total cost of workshop/program (required)

Amount requested from ODDF (required)

Please list any other resources that will be used to cover the costs (required)

Statement of intent: What do you hope to gain from this course? (required)

I understand that the information provided in this application is accurate and that in order to receive a scholarship from the Open Door Dance Foundation I must first apply and have been accepted into a program, workshop or studio for which the scholarship will be used. Any payments received will go directly to that program, workshop or studio from the Open Door Dance Foundation in my name.