AzDEO Dance Advocacy Student Essay Contest 2021-2022
Applications now open.
Open to students in grade levels 7th-post secondary whether attending a school/studio/college.
This year’s theme: “How has dance enhanced your capabilities to prepare you for an ever-changing world?”
Cash awards given to support the student’s dance program.
To apply, go to azdeo.org under Awards/Scholarships
Essays are due Oct 15th. Encourage your students to apply.
AzDEO Student Choreography Contest 2021-2022
AzDEO announces its Student Choreography Contest for 2021-2022. Students of Middle, High School, and College age are encouraged to submit their choreography for adjudication.
Must be based on the given theme. This year’s theme is “Finding My Way Back”. Re-adjusting to normal after the pandemic.
Maximum length is 4 minutes.
Only the choreography will be judged, but performance can affect the quality of the choreography.
Choreographer does not have to be a performer.
Composition, Originality/Creativity, Visual Effect, Interpretation of Accompaniment
Must be submitted digitally to the google drive link. https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1U_YkfSKgK9eAauzY0Gn7GkgBHKtQHYwf
MP4 format only
Must include your name, age, school/studio/college at the beginning of the video, and a written artistic statement also submitted (include your name, age and school/studio/college).
Submissions are due Oct. 15th, Jan. 15th and March 15th. Each deadline date is for a new round of adjudication.
Only 4 submissions per school per each submission deadline. 4 may be submitted in October, 4 in January, 4 in March.
AzDEO will award a certificate to the student and school/studio/college.