Prize Money

Prize Money and Awards

We are very excited to have your participation and are pleased to provide the following prizes and cash awards!

Prize Money & Awards

    THREE DIAMOND TOP TEACHER

    Top Teachers

    • 1st $1600 (minimum 180 entries)
    • 2nd $1000 (minimum 150 entries)
    • 3rd $800 (minimum 125 entries)
    • 4th $600 (minimum 100 entries)
    • 5th $400 (minimum 80 entries)
    • 6th $200 (minimum 60 entries)
    • 7th $150 (minimum 50 entries)
    • 8th $100 (minimum 40 entries)

    To qualify for top teacher award; A teacher must have a minimum of 180+ entries and be on ThreeDiamond package and have student(s) on package. Any discounted entries such as pre-teen/junior/youth will not be eligible.

    Points for Top Teacher prize money are awarded as follows:

    Single Dance Entries

    1 point per entry – 2 points for each call back

    1st place – 5 points 2nd place – 3 points 3rd place – 1 point

    Multi Dance Entries

    3 points per entry – 1 point for each call back

    1st place – 10 points 2nd place – 7 points 3rd place – 3 points

    ** If a placement is in an uncontested division the points would be halved. All points will then be added together resulting in the placements.

    Top Overall Studio Trophy DIAMOND Awards

    To be eligible for top Studio awards, teacher(s) and students must be competing in Pro/Am and Am/Am and all be on 3Diamond package.

    The points are awarded as follows:

    Single Dance Entries

    1 Point for each entry (Pro/Am & Am/Am) – 2 points for each call back.

    1st place – 5 points 2nd place – 3 points 3rd place – 1 point

    Multi Dance Entries

    3 Point for each entry (Pro/Am & Am/Am) – 2 points for each call back.

    1st place – 10 points 2nd place – 7 points 3rd place – 3 points

    * * If a placement is in an uncontested division the points would be halved. All points will then be added together resulting in the placements.

    info@threediamonddancesport.com or 412-418-7462

    Student Awards

    Top Students DIAMOND Scholarship Awards

    To qualify; Student and teacher must be on package or minimum of 25 entries per scholarship and enter a minimum of five (5) single dances in latin/ballroom and rhythm or four (4) smooth entries per scholarship event.

    Pro/Am Closed Scholarship

    • 1st $100
    • 2nd $75
    • 3rd $50

    Pro/Am Open Scholarship

    • 1st $150
    • 2nd $100
    • 3rd $50

    Pro/Am Junior Open Scholarship

    • 1st $75
    • 2nd $50
    • 3rd $25

    Amateur & Junior Couple Open Scholarship

    To qualify; Dancers must be on package or a minimum of 25 entries and have a minimum of five single dances in ballroom, latin and rhythm or four single dances in smooth entered.

    BALLROOM & SMOOTH 1ST $100 2ND $75 3RD $50

    LATIN & RHYTHM 1ST $100 2ND $75 3RD $50