Special Opportunities

NYCDA prides itself in serving as a bridge between the "convention" world and the professional dance community. Our annual Summer Workshop has become known for the impressive list of Seminars, Auditions, and 'Special Opportunities' that are EXCLUSIVE and FREE to NYCDA Attendees!

NYCDA National Outstanding Dancer Scholarships

This year, this prestigious honor will be awarded to two dancers in each Age Division. This award comes with a number of special gifts from our numerous sponsors, a generous cash scholarship and the opportunity to demonstrate/assist on the NYCDA Convention Tour. Get more details on the "Outstanding Dancer Experience" page.

College Scholarship Auditions

2023 NYCDA Foundation College Audition Day: Wednesday, July 5

Apply Now for the Foundation College Scholarship Audition ->

For more information, please go to: http://www.nycdance.com/NYCDA_Foundation/Scholarships___Goals.aspx

Each year, millions in college scholarships are awarded through NYCDAF and its College Partners.

Additional Scholarships we anticipate awarding this year:

  • Ballet Jazz Montreal Summer Intensive
  • COMPLEXIONS Contemporary Ballet Summer Intensive
  • STEPS on Broadway Summer Intensive
  • Broadway Dance Center Professional Semester
  • BodyTraffic Summer Intensive
  • Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Summer Intensive
  • Ballet Hispanico Summer Intensive
  • More!

Special Opportunities

Each summer NYCDA offers numerous Auditions and Workshops with Broadway Casting Agencies, Choreographers, and Directors at our National Summer Workshop. These opportunities have landed countless NYCDA dancers in Broadway Shows & More! Check out our growing list of audition opportunities we have provided. Each year we offer more and MORE!