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Springfield, Missouri


As a part of its mission, Springfield Ballet is pleased to offer tuition scholarships for children ages seven and older who have a strong passion for and desire to study ballet. No previous dance experience is needed to apply; Springfield Ballet trains students of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds.

Interested students must complete a detailed application, exhibit talent and potential, and attend an audition class in order to be considered for tuition scholarships. Applicants should be willing to maintain a committed training schedule. Limited funds are available each semester for partial, or in some cases full, scholarships.

Fall 2017 Scholarship Auditions*:
*Must be 7 years old by August 1, 2017, in order to be eligible for a Fall 2017 scholarship. 

Fall 2017 Scholarship Application


For interested applicants who have no previous dance experience, please contact the School Director prior to April 14, 2017, to set up an audition and assessment.

Ages 7-12 (Level: Ballet 1, 2): Mon, April 17, 6:15-7:15pm (Studio A)—Completed application due by 6:15pm on 4/17.

Approximate ages 7 and up (Level: Ballet 2/3, 3, 3/4): Wed, April 19, 6:15-7:45pm (Studio B)—Completed application due by 6:15pm on 4/19.

Approximate ages 9 and up (Level: Ballet 3/4, 4, 4/5): Sat, April 22, 10:30am-12:00pm (Studio A)—Completed application due by 10:30am on 4/22.

Approximate ages 11 and up (Level: Ballet 5 and up): Sat, April 22, 5:00-7:30 pm (Studio A)—Completed application due by Thurs, 4/20.


For more information, call Springfield Ballet at (417) 862-1343 or email Artistic & School Director, Ashley Paige Romines, at