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DANCE NEWS: Dancewave Connects Students with $13M in College Scholarships

DANCE NEWS: Dancewave Connects Students with $13M in College Scholarships

Published on September 19, 2021

The 11th Dancewave Through College and Beyond (DTCB) Can Be Experienced Online from October 1 - 24, 2021

Brooklyn-based nonprofit Dancewave presents the 11th annual Dancewave Through College and Beyond (DTCB) international career preparatory and college fair event. Co-Presented by Dance Magazine for three years in a row, the robust college dance fair will be experienced online October 1 - 24, 2021 through the trusted event app, Whova. Close to 1000 attendees will engage in this unparalleled event, including representatives from 60 US and UK college dance programs and hundreds of students and families worldwide. 

“My daughter is a junior in high school and it was nice to get a step ahead...It made her feel less anxious for next year because she knows how to prepare. I look forward to joining Dancewave again next year when she is ready to audition.”
— DTCB 2020 Parent Participant


A signature feature, DTCB connects students directly with the opportunity to audition for program admission and scholarship awards, Dancewave enables students and their families to audition for up to 60 top US and UK dance programs, saving thousands of dollars in admissions fees and travel expenses. Dancewave’s carefully crafted virtual audition platform allows students to safely learn, record, and upload audition videos from anywhere in the world. $13M in scholarships have been awarded through DTCB’s audition process to date. 

“As a parent and a college counselor for a performing arts high school for over 25 years, I was impressed with the organization and use of technology to pull together this opportunity for dance students. My daughter and students gained a wealth of knowledge and had a wonderful experience. We will attend again.”
— Joel Diamond, College Counselor at Las Vegas Academy of the Arts

Participants benefit from powerful live networking opportunities, financial aid and college admissions workshops, masterclasses, panel discussions with industry leaders and  professionals, and much more. Student registration is open, with the event app launching on October 1, 2021. Networking and engagement opportunities will be available through the app until January 24, 2022. Visit to learn more about the 2021 event details and to register. 

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