Our programs introduce youth to a variety of dance styles and spark their interest in the performing arts.
Sonoma County Dancers United (SCDU) is a local youth-founded non-profit organization. Our mission is to work with dance studios, schools, and organizations to promote dance and provide free dance opportunities for children and teens in Sonoma County.
Download and print "SCDU 2020 Summer Scholarship Application" PDF application.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 11:59PM FRIDAY, JUNE 5TH
We are pleased to announce that this summer we will be awarding scholarships for children/teens to begin or continue their dance training via the online classes facilitated by a Sonoma County dance studio of their choice. Everyone is encouraged to apply.
Dance Scholarship Description
Each Summer 2020 Dance Scholarship will fund 1 class per week for two months during the summer facilitated (Zoom/online platform) by a Sonoma County dance studio of their choice.
These scholarships are funded through SCDU fundraising efforts.
Eligibility and Requirements
Resident of Sonoma County, CA between the age of 5-18 as of June 2nd, 2020.
Applicant must submit a paragraph up to 200 words expressing, “Why I am applying for this scholarship and its importance to me.”
Application must be returned by 11:59pm on Friday, June 5th, 2020.
Email completed application to or Facebook message it to us @scdancersunited
*Applicants will be notified of the decision by Monday, June 8th, 2020.
Please contact us if you would like a scholarship application in Spanish.
Give a Gift Fundraiser Update!
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Give a Gift fundraiser to help increase access to dance! Our Summer 2020 Scholarship application is now open! Download and print it above.
In honor of our Give a Gift fundraiser, we also donated chocolate covered strawberries to essential workers in our community this weekend: Aurora Santa Rosa Hospital, Social Advocates for Youth, and the Dollar Tree! We are truly thankful for the contributions of all essential workers during these unprecedented times and hope the sweetness & strawberries brightened their day!
Thank you to our donors for helping to make this fundraiser possible!
Get your Cardio Hip-Hop groove on with our third #SCDUsocialdisDANCING video! These are fun for the whole family! Share with anyone you know who needs to move around and get their groove on! Like and subscribe to watch our upcoming dances! Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @scdancersunited #dancersunite #scdusocialdisdancing #familyfun
1) Can’t Stop the Feeling – Justin Timberlake
2) BURNITUP! – Janet Jackson (feat. Missy Elliott)
3) Telephone – Lady Gaga (feat. Beyoncé)
4) We Found Love – Rihanna (feat. Calvin Harris)
5) U Can’t Touch This – MC Hammer
To watch our #SCDUsocialdisDANCING videos, click below!