2017 Scholarship Winners

ADCC Programs

The Association of Dance Conventions and Competitions is thrilled to recognize excellence in dance by awarding college scholarships that value dance performance experience in ADCC Member competitions, academic achievement, and personal passion for dance.

In 2017 The ADCC received 73 scholarship applications, and selected the following 10 outstanding young dancers to receive scholarships of $1,000 for their college tuition.

Brandi Andrade

Westbrook, CT
Hofstra University

Westbrook Dance Academy
Elite Dance Challenge, Nexstar, Starpower

Anna Carlisle

Columbia, MD
Towson University

Ballet with Cindee Velle
Groove, Starpower, StarQuest

Jessica Hill

Bristow, VA
College of William and Mary

Stage Door Dance Studio
Headliners, On Point, On Stage America

Megan Klein

Pilot Mountain, NC
AMDA Los Angeles

Extravadance and Tumble
KAR, Starpower

Regan Kolbo

Crete, NE
Relativity School

Crete’s Dance Company
Rainbow, Spotlight

Jessica Michal

Robbinsville, NJ
Rutgers University|Mason Gross School of the Arts

All for Dance
Backstage, Beyond The Stars

Polina Petrov

South Park, PA
Carnegie Mellon University

The Academy of Dance by Lori
KAR (Youngstown & Pittsburgh)

Colton Price

Dayton, OR
AMDA New York

VanDeVeere Productions
Spotlight, Starpower

Marina Redlich

Little Rock, AR
Oklahoma City University

Rock City Dance Center
KAR, Rainbow, Starpower

Calli Taitz

Deerfield, IL
Tulane University

On Your Toes Academy of Dance
Legacy, Precision Arts, StarQuest