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Founded by George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein
Chairman of Faculty and Artistic Director Peter Martins

Diversity & Inclusion

National Visiting Fellows Program

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for the fellowship, you must:

  • Be at least 21 years old as of September 1, 2017.
  • Have a minimum five years teaching experience in classical ballet.
  • Be currently employed by a U.S.-based dance academy or studio. Non-U.S. citizens are welcome to apply, as long as the affiliated school or studio is located in the United States. Artistic directors are welcome to apply.
  • Have a demonstrated and documented commitment to serving underrepresented communities in ballet and/or students of color.
  • Have the full support of your home institution.
Introduction and Program Details Eligibility Requirements Application & Instructions Pre-Application Form