The SOD offers need based scholarships on an annual basis.


SOD provides scholarships for students of all ages and levels of ability. Please take the following steps to submit your application and contact us if you have questions.


  • Open the file to the right and print a copy of the Scholarship Application Form.
  • Fill in the Application and gather all necessary documentation.
  • Submit the application, all supporting documentation and a statement/letter of request by the Submission Deadline for the session you are applying for. Please keep a copy for your records.
  • You may submit the application by mailing it to Crested Butte School of Dance, P.O. Box 506, Crested Butte, Colorado 81224
  • Applications must be received by the application deadline (not postmarked).
  • Contact Don Cook at 970-497-0123 with questions.
  • We are thrilled to offer these scholarship opportunities. Thank you for applying.

Scholarship Deadlines

Winter Session Scholarship Application deadline: Friday, October 13th, 2017

Scholarships will be awarded by Friday, October 20th.

Spring Session Scholarship Application deadline: Friday, February 9th, 2018

Scholarships will be awarded by Friday, February 16th.


For dancers grades Pre-K – Grade 5 the October 13th application is the scholarship round for the entire season.

For dancers grades 6-adult, there will be two rounds of funding accompanying the Winter and Spring Session

  1. Scholarships must be printed, mailed or hand delivered by the date deadline listed on the website for the appropriate session.
  2. Each child in a family applying for a scholarship must complete the first page of the application.
  3. Current financial information must be included only once for each family applying for single or multiple scholarships.
  4. The applications must be completely and thoroughly filled out with each class title and session price. This information can be found on the website and will be posted prior to the scholarship deadline.

TUITION ASSISTANCE FUNDRAISERS Please help us to raise money for our tuition assitance program by donating any used dancewear (tap shoes, ballet shoes, jazz shoes, leotards, tops, pants or any other cool or crazy items for dance). Please contact Annie 970-209-5711 to donate items.


The Crested Butte School of Dance is a designated 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and all gifts, grants and donations are tax deductible. EIN# 84-1183302


The Crested Butte School of Dance admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin and sexual persuasion to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin or sexual persuasion in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.