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final competition & GRAND CHAMPIONS
Grand Champions receive rings, medals, banner and a trophy. Second and third place Grand Champ finalists will also take home medals.
Division Champions receive medals, a banner and trophy.
Performer of the Year talent winners, in each age division, will be announced during the Awards Gala on Saturday evening. Recipients will receive entry fee scholarships for future events along
All Americans in each age division will receive a scholarship, customized award, and crown on stage Saturday night during the Awards Gala.
with a customized award, crown, prize package, and Grand Champion jacket. As an added bonus, winners will perform their award winning routines later during the show.
The Independent Event Producers, which DX is apart of, have the honor of presenting one team, coach, parent, athlete, or organization with a customized IEP award for demonstrating Integrity, Enthusiasm and Passion in the spirit industry. Recipients are also posted online at IEP
Cumulative GPA -Teams whose combined grade point average is 3.0 or higher, on a 4.0 scale, will be recognized for their outstanding academic achievement. Individuals must be graded on a point system or equivalent grading system in order to qualify.
Banner - All qualified teams receive a banner for their school, gym, and/or studio and are recognized on stage during the Awards Gala on Saturday evening.
Andrew Lawrence Sportsmanship & Spirit Award
The greatest honor a team can receive at DX events.
Since it debuted in 1987, DX has always recognized good sportsmanship and spirit. The criteria used for selection includes; respecting dancers both on and off the stage, demonstrating spirit, showing appreciation to the adjudicators, fostering a positive environment, displaying high sportsmanship, and most importantly, acting in a way in which other dancers admire.
Recipient(s) take home a customized award and official bucket hat, which was Andy's trademark.
Judges select their personal favorites of the championship and present winners on stage with the Judge's Choice honor.
SMALL GROUP COMPETITION
Dance Team Challenge winners in each age division receive individual awards.
INDIVIDUAL SKILL COMPETITION
Super Star winners, in each event and age division, will receive a customized award.