Awards & Prizes

The competition is on with over $100,000 awarded in cash prizes! The NV Ball is excited to raise the stakes with handsome awards for Amateur, ProAm, and Professional events as well as ProAm teachers and students. In addition to the competitive awards, The NV Ball will be offering an amazing Top NVB Competitor Prize: an all-inclusive package to next year’s NV Ball valued up to $7,500. One lucky top ProAm student has the chance to win it all.
Top Teacher Awards - $40,000 purse*
Placement Award
1st Place $15,000
2nd Place $8,000
3rd Place $5,000
4th Place $4,000
5th Place $3,000
6th Place $2,000
7th Place $1,000
8th Place $850
9th Place $650
10th Place $500

* To qualify for this unisex competition, you must have a minimum of one package or alternatively, the package requirement will be waived if you have a minimum of 150 entries.

Placement Single & 2-dance Events** Multi 3, 4 & 5-dance Events**
1st Place 8 points 16 points
2nd Place 7 points 14 points
3rd Place 6 points 12 points
4th Place 5 points 10 points
5th Place 4 points 8 points
6th Place 3 points 6 points
7th Place 2 points 4 points
8th Place 1 point 2 points
** The points will remain the same for all non-contested events.
Adult ProAm Open Scholarship
Placement Award
1st Place $500
2nd Place $300
3rd Place $200
4th Place voucher for $100
5th Place voucher for $100
6th Place voucher for $100

Adult ProAm Closed Scholarship
Placement Award
1st Place $250
2nd Place $150
3rd Place $100
4th Place voucher for $50
5th Place voucher for $50
6th Place voucher for $50
The NVB Top Competitor Prize
A performance based award for the overall top competitor of The NV Ball. One ProAm dancer will take home an amazing prize - a Package to The 2015 NV Ball, including hotel accommodations, admission to the 2015 Gala, admission to the 2015 Closing Party and more!

Showcase your talent and fight for the title of 'The Top NVB Competitor'!

Qualifications for this prize are:
  1. The competitor must be one of the 20 Top Students at the NVB
  2. The competitor must must do a minimum of 200 entries
  3. The competitor must win 50% of their contested events

Top Student Awards
Top 20 Students receive voucher for $100
Professional Open Championships
Placement Award
1st Place $1800
2nd Place $1200
3rd Place $800
4th Place $600
5th Place $400
6th Place $300

Professional Theatre Arts
Placement Award
1st Place $700
2nd Place $600
3rd Place $500
4th Place $300
5th Place $200
6th Place $100

Professional Open Rising Star
Placement Award
1st Place $550
2nd Place $400
3rd Place $350
4th Place $300
5th Place $200
6th Place $100
Adult Amateur Open International Latin
Placement Award
1st Place $500
2nd Place $400
3rd Place $300
4th Place $200
5th Place $100
6th Place $50

Adult Amateur Open International Standard
Placement Award
1st Place $500
2nd Place $400
3rd Place $300
4th Place $200
5th Place $100
6th Place $50