Prize Money

Amateur Awards

Open A Am. Ballroom & Latin

  • 1st$500
  • 2nd$400
  • 3rd$300
  • 4th$200
  • 5th$150
  • 6th$100

Open A Am. Smooth & Rhythm

  • 1st$250
  • 2nd$200
  • 3rd$150
  • 4th$100
  • 5th$75
  • 6th$50

Under 21 Ballroom Latin & Smooth

  • 1st$150
  • 2nd$100
  • 3rd$75

Top Teachers Awards

Top Teachers

Placement
Amount
Min. Entries
1st
$5000
250
2nd
$4000
250
3rd
$3000
200
4th
$2000
150
5th
$1000
100
6th
$1000
100
6th
$1000
100
7th
$1000
100
8th
$750
80
9th
$750
80
10th
$750
80

Top Female Teacher

Placement
Amount
Min. Entries
1st
$1,000
100
2nd
$750
75
3rd
$500
50

Pro/Am Scholarships Awards

Pro/Am Open Scholarship

  • 1st$400
  • 2nd$125
  • 3rd$75

Pro/Am Closed Scholarship

  • 1st$150
  • 2nd$100
  • 3rd$50

Pro/Am Show Dance Scholarship

  • 1st$200
  • 2nd$100
  • 3rd$50

Professionals Awards

Professional Show Dance

  • 1st$500
  • 2nd$400
  • 3rd$300
  • 4th$200
  • 5th$150
  • 6th$100

Professional Rising Stars

  • 1st$500
  • 2nd$400
  • 3rd$300
  • 4th$200
  • 5th$150
  • 6th$100

Professional Open

  • 1st$1500
  • 2nd$1000
  • 3rd$750
  • 4th$500
  • 5th$300
  • 6th$200

*Rules & Notices

Open Professional Championships Awards
If less than 6 entries, Organizers reserve the right to cancel the event and/or reduce prize money by 50%. 
Professional Theater Arts / Cabaret Awards
If less than 6 entries, Organizers reserve the right to cancel the event and/or reduce prize money by 50%.
Professional Rising Star Awards
If less than 6 entries, Organizers reserve the right to cancel the event and/or reduce prize money by 50%.
Pro/Am Scholarship Awards
All ages, all levels, minimum of 5 couples required. If less than 5 couples, vouchers will be given in lieu of cash.
Amateur Open International Latin & Standard Scholarship Awards
If less than 6 entries, Organizers reserve the right to cancel the event and/or reduce prize money by 50%.
Youth Open International Latin & Standard Scholarship Awards
Open to ages 9-15 only. Minimum of 10 couples required. If less than 10 couples, vouchers will be given in lieu of cash.

Special Notice to All Competitors

All competitors, including Pro/Am teachers, are required to hold a current registration card from the NDCA for 2024 and must supply the organizers with official registration number before the competition begins. To register you may write to Lee Wakefield, c/o Brigham Young University, PO Box 22018 Provo IT 84062. Please include your NDCA number on entry form to facilitate registration requirements. You may register with the NDCA representative online if you are not a member. Foreign professional competitors may use their comparable professional organization affiliation. These rules will be strictly enforced. Failure to comply will result in disqualification.