Scholarships & Awards

SCHOLARSHIPS

National Finals Scholarship
Selected Juniors (7-11), Teens (12-15) and Seniors (16 and up) will be awarded, by audition*, in each city to receive a scholarship to our national Finals. Scholarship is valid only for respective year’s finals. Only convention fees are paid. All other expenses are not included in the scholarship award.

Year-Long Convention Scholarship
Selected Juniors (7-11), Teens (12-15) and Seniors (16 and up) will be awarded, by audition*, in each city to receive a scholarship to an unlimited number of conventions for one year. Scholarship is valid for one year from the date of the audition. Only convention fees are paid. All other expenses are not included in the scholarship award.  When using a year long convention scholarship to attend an LA DanceMagic regional event recipients will only be eligible to audition for scholarships in the city in which they received their Year Long Convention Scholarship.  Recipients will not be eligible to audition for scholarships in multiple cities when attending on a Year Long Convention Scholarship.

Single Convention Scholarship
Selected Juniors (7-11), Teens (12-15) and Seniors (16 and up) will be awarded, by audition*, in each city to receive a scholarship to any convention during the next year. Scholarship is valid for one year from the date of the audition. Only convention fees are paid. All other expenses are not included in the scholarship award.

Final Cut Scholarship
Selected Teens (12-15) and Seniors (16 and up) will be awarded, by audition*, in each city to receive a $250.00 scholarship to go towards Final Cut 2012. Scholarship is valid only for Final Cut 2016.

*Scholarship Auditions are closed to Observers

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AWARDS

Magic Performer of the Weekend
Selected Juniors (7-11), Teens (12-15) and Seniors (16 and up) will be chosen in each city to hold the title “Magic Performer of the Weekend”. To be considered for Magic Performer of the Weekend dancers must be entered in that weekend’s competition.  This includes dancers registered in an EXHIBITION solo / duo / trio.  Magic Performers of the weekend will receive a single convention scholarship, a “Magic” jacket, and a chance to compete for the title “Magic Performer of the Year”!

Magic Performer of the Weekend Runner Up
Selected Juniors (7-11), Teens (12-15) and Seniors (16 & up) will be chosen in each city as “Magic Performer of the Weekend” runner up. All runner ups will receive a certificate along with the chance to compete at that years LADM National Finals for the title of Magic Performer of the Year. LADM feels that this will allow dancers that were close to winning the title “Magic Performer of the Weekend” the opportunity to spend the few months leading up to Nationals working hard for the chance to win the title “Magic Performer of the Year”!

Magic Performer of the Year
Awarded at National Finals.  Magic Performers of the weekend may compete TWICE for the title, “Magic Performer of the Year” in each age division. That means you may compete at any 2 LADM National Finals in that age division. In order to do so Magic Performers of the Weekend must attend an LADM Regional competition that year in the same age division in which they won “Magic Performer of the Weekend.” Magic Performers may only win the title “Magic Performer of the Year” once in each age division.

Magic Performers of the Year will receive a year-long convention scholarship, invitation to the LADM Company (Teens & Seniors only), a chance to perform their solo in the LADM faculty show, a “Magic” jacket, and surprise goodies!

Current Magic Performers of the Year
Magic Performers are unable to audition for scholarships during their reign.  Also they are unable to compete a solo in regular competition however they are eligible to perform a solo for exhibition only. Winning dancers can compete in all other competition divisions (duo/trio/small group etc.)

LA DanceMagic Magic Performers of the Year

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Junior Magic Performer of the Year 2016

Stephanie LaLumandier

The Talent Factory

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Teen Magic Performer of the Year 2016

Brooke Bridgford

Centrestage Dance Studio

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Senior Magic Performer of the Year 2016

Mikaela Horger

Royal Dance Works