South Africa Youth Sponsorship

APPLICATION DEADLINE: AUGUST 5, 2018

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • • Applicant must be between the ages of: 12-17 years old and located in South Africa.
  • • Applicant must fill a completed application form, including:
    • • Audition video
    • • Parent/Guardian Letter of Need
    • • Applicant Letter of Intent/Essay
    • • School/Instructor Recommendation Letter

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AUDITION VIDEO REQUIREMENTS

  • • 2 minute solo audition video (Egyptian, Tribal or Fusion Bellydance)

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PARENT/GUARDIAN LETTER OF NEED REQUIREMENTS

Letter Requirements:

  • • Why does your child need the scholarship?
  • • Please explain any personal or financial circumstances that affect your ability to pay for the classes?
  • • Please submit your letter in English. The letter can be 100 words or less.

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APPLICANT LETTER OF INTENT/ESSAY           

Essay Requirements:

  • • Share your passion for dance with us and tell us why the Bellydance Evolution Youth Sponsorship Program will help you take your bellydancing to the next level?
  • • Please submit your essay in English. The essay can be 100 words or less.

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SCHOOL/INSTRUCTOR RECOMMENDATION LETTER       

Letter Requirements:

  • • Share why you feel the applicant should be awarded the BDE Youth Sponsorship Program.
  • • Please submit your letter in English. The letter can be 100 words or less.

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BDE YOUTH SPONSORSHIP TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  • • Applicant must be between the ages of: 12-17 years old
  • • Applicant must have their parent/guardian’s consent.
  • • Parent/Guardian must submit their gross annual household income.
  • • The BDE Youth Sponsorship must be used within one year of their acceptance.
  • • School must provide quarterly (every 3 months) detailed proof how they allocated funds for tuition and the process of the applicant.
  • • BDE must be provided with “Student updates” –  ie. presentations, photos, videos as well as social media with sponsorship tags
    • (#BellydanceEvolution #BDEyouthsponsorship)
  • • If student cannot continue training due to illness/injury/personal emergency, they must provide the school and BDE with a letter detailing the situation and medical/doctor’s note (if applicable). Then, their funds will be placed in a “Frozen” account, either within the school, or remainder returned to Sponsor and placed in a “Frozen” account. The length the account will remain “Frozen” will be determined by BDE based on the circumstances.

 

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If you have any additional questions email: info@bellydanceevolution.com