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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enjoy this beautiful video of past scholarship recipient, Maria Hall. Courtesy of Miles Boyer Photography.