DEL at Jacob’s Pillow welcomes participants to experience workshops regardless of financial circumstances. To assist as many participants as possible, scholarships are based on financial need and most are partial, yet generous. Full scholarships require strong evidence of financial need.
PLEASE NOTE: In light of the challenging times we are experiencing, we are only requesting a Written Statement of Need (with fee you can provide) on the registration form for DELving into Dance History and DELving Mini. For questions, contact [email protected].
How to Apply
Scholarship application materials can be included in the registration form or sent to Thasia Giles, Director of Community Engagement at Jacob’s Pillow, at [email protected].
Questions? Contact Thasia Giles at 413.243.9919 x161.
- Scholarship Request | What are you able to pay towards the program fee?
- Written Statement of Need (500 words or less) | Describe your current financial situation and why a scholarship is necessary.
- Scholarship Support Materials | Please complete to the best of your ability. If you are a dependent, financial information must be from your parent/guardian.
- This information supports your Written Statement of Need.
- Include the following information: Primary Support name and address, occupation, housing status, monthly housing payment, current employer name, and phone (if applicable).
- Support Documentation | Please complete to the best of your ability. Support your Written Statement of Need with any of the following materials.
- Proof of Annual Income
- 2018 Federal Tax Return (first two pages) with all schedules, W-2, and 1099 forms OR current 2019 Pay Stub with Deduction Information
- Income Rent or Mortgage/Maintenance Statement Receipt, lease, or cancelled check
- If paying tuition and student loans, a copy of bill and/or scholarship statement
- Social Security, Disability, Public Assistance, or Pension Notification letter or other documentation if applicable
- Unemployment Verification and most recent pay stub
Online Workshops and Opportunities
DELving into Dance History | $99 per course (Fee includes access to Dance Education Laboratory resources and materials)
As of October 2, workshops have been postponed to the following dates:
October 31 & November 1 | 2:30-5:30pm Eastern
December 4 & 6 | Fri 6-9pm & Sun 2:30-5:30pm Eastern
Register for both courses and receive a 20% discount off the second course.
DELving Mini-Workshop | Free
November 14 | 10am – 12:30pm Eastern
DEL Mentoring Program
Connects emerging dance educators with experienced mentors and provides one-on-one coaching sessions focused on a range of areas of dance education (including lesson and curriculum design, instructional practice, classroom organization, etc). Learn more about individual mentorship plans below.
Stay tuned for upcoming DEL opportunities and workshops, or contact [email protected] to join the mailing list and receive announcements.
DEL at Jacob’s Pillow welcomes participants to experience our workshops regardless of financial circumstances. Apply for scholarship support and join the next generation of dance educators.