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NDEO Awards and Scholarships

 PD Scholarships

Congratulations to our 2017 Scholarship Winners!
NDEO is pleased to offer scholarships for two of our most popular professional development programs, the NDEO National Conference and the Online Professional Development Institute (OPDI)™. The scholarships are designed for the working dance educator who is looking to continue their education and refine and enhance their current teaching practices. Each scholarship will include one year of complimentary NDEO Professional Membership and the recipient’s choice of either National Conference or 12 weeks of OPDI coursework. Click through for information on 2017.

 National Awards

NDEO recognizes the achievements of outstanding members through the annual awards program. The major awards for the organization are: Lifetime Achievement, Outstanding Leadership, Outstanding Dance EducatorOutstanding Dance Education Researcher, Executive Director's Award for Service to NDEO, and President's Commendation for Excellence for Service in the Field. Click through for information on 2017.

 Student Conference Scholarships


NDEO is proud to offer annual scholarships to highly qualified dance or dance education college students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in dance or dance education to help defray the costs associated with attending NDEO’s National Conference. Click through for information on 2017. NDEO thanks BLOCH for its generous support of the 2017 student scholarships.