Now Accepting Applications

Admission to The Academy NYLA is not guaranteed and is accepted on a rolling basis.

 We limit the amount of artists in our program in order to ensure appropriate one on one attention and progress evaluation.

Thanks for applying! We will be in touch shortly.


Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarships are granted on a yearly basis and reassessed each year.


To apply, please follow the directions below:

Submit an application letter telling us about yourself. Letters should include:




City you live in

Why do you choose to dance?

How do you spend your free time? 

What are your favorite styles of dance?

What are some of your goals and why?

Why do you think you would be a good fit for our scholarship program?


Please email all application letters to

You will be notified via email if you have been chosen to move onto the interview portion of the selection process.