Kansas City Ballet Academy Scholarships

Each year Kansas City Ballet awards merit scholarships to talented and hardworking students. These students have proven a deep commitment to learning, dedication to their dance studies and a passion for ballet. Our Academy programs are rigorous and comprehensive, and merit scholarships expand opportunities for students to engage fully in their dance study. Kansas City Ballet School is committed to making sure that talented and dedicated students have every opportunity to continue their training, and to live their passion for dance.

Click on the photo and link below to download a PDF of each scholarship recipient.


Iyonna Barris

Timothy TV Cao

Olivia Denson


Grady George


Penelope Guezuraga


Oscar Miller


Poppy Trettel


Academy students in Level 2 or above are eligible to apply for Financial Aid. Financial Aid is awarded for the school year. Applications are reviewed by the Financial Aid Committee and aid is based on varied criteria. Click here to learn more.