Scholarships

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Applications for Academic Year 2020-2021 are due by February 15, 2021

All scholarship applicants, including new and returning students, must apply for Dance scholarships through NinerScholars, UNC Charlotte's scholarship portal.  Any questions about departmental scholarships should be directed to Chair Dr. Ann Dils.

All students must submit application materials, including an essay and resume. In addition, incoming students (both freshman and transfers) will interview in person or virtually. Interviews will take place in the spring. Please contact the department scholarship coordinator, Department Chair Ann Dils (adils@uncc.edu) to arrange an appointment time.

Scholarship students are active in our department and often act as ambassadors for campus events. Students are welcome and encouraged to reapply each year, as long as they meet the proper criteria. 


Incoming Freshman/Transfer Dance Scholarship (Clara H. Stone Scholarship) 

Dance offers up to three individual scholarships of $4,000- $8,000. Awards to incoming freshmen and transfers are distributed over four years, provided the student continues to qualify.

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One-Time Student Achievement Dance Scholarship (Belk Scholarship)

One-Time Achievement scholarships are offered to continuing dance majors who demonstrate consistent contributions to the department and have made significant progress in dance and related studies. These are one-time awards. Students may reapply each year.

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Department of Dance Scholarships

Any dance major, new or continuing, may apply for the Dance Scholarship.  These are one-time awards. Students may reapply each year.

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Supporting Scholarships in the Department of Dance
Donor support provides invaluable scholarship opportunities to our dance students. To support scholarships in the Department of Dance, please contact:

Mandy Rice, Office Manager
704-687-0225
Mandy.Rice@uncc.edu