College Scholarship

The Southern Association of Dance Masters will award a $1,000 scholarship to one student who is or plans to be a dance major or minor in college. To be considered for this scholarship, applicants must be a Member, CSM, assistant teacher, or student of a SADM member in good standing and be accepted and enrolled as a full-time student with dance as their major or minor.

Applicants should submit applications by June 1 for consideration for that year's award. The application consists of the following:

  • College Scholarship Application
  • Personal letter of interest stating why you have chosen the field of dance and a brief description of your previous training
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation from current or previous dance instructors
  • A DVD of one to one and half minutes of dance performance


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Questions about the scholarship or application may be directed to Lori Baker. Applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee. The winner will be announced at the summer convention.

Please send all application materials to:
Lori Baker
P.O Box1841
Olive Branch, MS 38654