Dancer of the Year

Are you the next AmeriDance Dancer of the Year?

The AmeriDance Dancer of the Year Scholarship Program recognizes every nominated senior dancer from the season's Dance Classics, State Dance Classics and select STUDIO LIVE! events!

The Winner Receives: 

  • $1,000 college scholarship
  • Feature spotlight in an issue of Inside Dance
  • One year's subscription to the Inside Dance
  • Becomes a spokesperson at select AmeriDance/Eastern/STUDIO LIVE! events
  • An invitation to apply to be an AmeriDance/Eastern Dance Summer Camp Instructor  

How to Enter:

To enter, a senior dancer must attend an AmeriDance/Eastern or STUDIO LIVE! event and compete in the solo category to be selected as a nominee.  Then, the nominated dancer must complete the application process and xemplify the follow criteria:

  • Outstanding dance performance and technique
  • Great enthusiasm
  • Excellent attitude
  • Currently a senior in high school in good academic standing
  • Plan to further their education at an accredited college or university
Selection is based upon criteria observed by AmeriDance/Eastern/STUDIO LIVE! at each event, as well as throughout the nomination application process below.  
All nominees must complete the following application check-list and send into the AmeriDance Office by April 30th 2019.
AmeriDance Dancer of the Year Application for Nominees

Congratulations To Brianna Dixon!

Our 2017 AmeriDance Dancer of the Year is Brianna Dixon from The Highsteppers.  


Past Winners:

2017: Brianna Dixon
          The Highsteppers
          Cincinnati, OH

2016: Molly Jean Stanton
          Magnificat High School
          Rocky River, OH

2015: Paige St. John
          Magnificat High School
          Rocky River, OH