Get the recognition you deserve for all of the wonderful thing you are already doing at your school and in the community. And... it's easy to enter!
Who is Eligible?
Any school dance team
What is it?
An award recognizing the top all-around programs in the country, which exemplify community service, outstanding school athletic support, spirit raising activities, academics, and overall, today's dance team.
Include in Your Materials for Entry:
Note: Please place all materials in a 1" binder. Your application/binder should not exceed 20 pages.
- Official Application- Click Here to download
- A Letter of Recommendation from: Your Principal or Athletic Director and a Community Leader
- Two community service projects/charity work events (involving entire team)
- Three of your most successful spirit raising activities
- Most notable academic awards/honors and recognition
- Three Interesting facts about your team (tell us 3-5 things)
- Team Photos- displaying your team's involvement in community service projects, and spirit raising activities, and academics.
Application Deadline: Friday, December 5, 2014
Winners Announced: Friday, December 19, 2014
Please mail your materials to:
UDA American School Spirit Awards
6745 Lenox Center Court, Suite 300
Memphis, TN 38115
- Make sure to stick to the 20 page limit! We're looking for quality over quantity.
- Be very descriptive with all of your activities.
- Submit photos that best demonstrate your spirit-leading successes!
What are the Prizes?
One coach, One captain, and one administrator from the overall winning team receive a trip to the National Dance Team Championship and...
- A feature spot on ESPN
- A feature spot on Varsity.com, uda.varsity.com, and VarsityTV
- $500 UDA Camp gift certificate
- $500 Varsity Spirit Fashions gift certificate
Special Recognition for:
- Highest Team GPA
- Judges' Favorite
- Most School Spirit
- Most Involved in the Community
- Best Middle School
Winner of the 2011 American School Spirit Award!
Winner of the 2010 American School Spirit Award!
Winner of the 2009 American School Spirit Award!