Rules & Policies

Event Rules, Policies & Syllabus



The winners of the Pro/Am "Open to The World" Latin, Rhythm, Standard, Smooth Scholarships (age categories A, B, C & S1) and the Ten Dance and Nine Dance championships (age categories A & C) vie for this Grand Championship title and the winner of this event will receive the John Monte Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 Sponsored the NDCA.

Accepted Music Sources will ONLY be CD or USB Audio Files - USDC is NOT responsible for other methods of music playback and no other methods will be accepted. Couples may also EMAIL their tracks (direct attachments only, NO Cloud/Google play or any other "Cloud" service) to

The United States Dance Championships are conducted under the rules and regulations governing competitions and championships recognized by the National Dance Council of America, Inc (NDCA).