Overall Awards will be presented in each age division / entry category. In addition, OVERALL HIGH SCORE Awards are given for 2 cagtegories: ages 12 & Under (mini, primary, junior) and for ages 13+ (teen, senior, young adult.)
Trophies/Cash Awards for Competitive Division, and Trophies/Scholarship awards for Novice and Intermediate Divisions will be awarded to first place of each age division/category, provided there are 10 or more in the age division/category. All cash & scholarship awards will be mailed out.
Awards ceremonies typically take place prior to the lunch and dinner breaks, and at the end of the day.
Collector Award Pins will be presented to all dancers during the awards ceremonies for each entry.
If your studio is unable to participate in the awards ceremonies, the pins will be sent out to you at no cost. If trophies are requested to be sent, shipping charges will apply.
Score sheets and video recorded critiques will be used by the judges. Critiques are for feedback only and will not be considered when calculating the scores. Online HD critiques will be available for viewing online with DanceBug. All score sheets and written critiques will be given to studio directors/teachers at the judges table, for each performing group, following the final awards ceremony.
The decisions of the judges are final and cannot be contested. Judges are not permitted to discuss scores with directors/teachers.