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Springfield, Missouri

Scholarships

As a part of its mission, Springfield Ballet is pleased to offer tuition and pointe shoe 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 and/or pointe shoe 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 2019 Scholarship Information:
Auditions for Fall 2019 Scholarships are completed.

Winter/Spring 2020 Scholarship:
Information for Winter/Spring 2020 Scholarship, including the Application and Audition date, is found here. Application and supporting documents must be received by November 6 for scholarship consideration.

Pointe Shoe Scholarship:
Information and Application for the NEW Pointe Shoe Scholarship is found here. Application and supporting documents must be received by November 9 for scholarship consideration.


For more information, call Springfield Ballet at 417.862.1343 or email Artistic Director, Andrew Parker, at aparker@springfieldballet.org.

Enjoy this beautiful video of past scholarship recipient, Maria Hall. Courtesy of Miles Boyer Photography.