Senior Scholarship Nomination (by coach)

All nominations are due by NOON, on September 17th.

The Iowa State Dance/Drill Team Association and former Executive Director Kathy Enyart, will be awarding up to six $1,000 individual scholarships to eligible seniors. Applications must be completed by October 1st. Finalists will be notified mid-October via email and must complete a virtual interview Saturday, October 30th.

A completed application must include the following: an application form, GPA and/or Class Rank, 3 letters of recommendation (dance/color guard coach, teacher, and applicant’s choice), and responses to the essay questions. This application will contact your counselor to verify your GPA and/or Class Rank.

Application Criteria:

  • Up to six scholarships will be awarded for the purpose of education beyond the high school level.
  • Applications will be evaluated on demonstrated: Character, Dance Team/Color Guard experience, Academic Accomplishment, School Participation/Community Service, Essay Responses, Letters of Recommendation, and a Personal Interview.
  • GPA Minimum: 2.00 (current GPA at the time of application)
  • Applications may include additional information in a digital portfolio (power point or PDF) such as newspaper clippings, photographs, etc.