A sponsorship with Youth America Grand Prix aligns your corporation with one of the leading dance education organizations in the world. In the 20 years since its inception, YAGP has gone from being the first scholarship competition of its kind, to becoming the world’s largest dance education initiative, having provided over $4 million in scholarships to the world’s leading dance schools. Over 100,000 students have participated in YAGP competitions and workshops worldwide and our global network of professionals now includes over 450 alumni currently performing in over 80 dance companies worldwide, as well as the directors of virtually every major ballet company and school.  Adding to our extensive network are the casting directors of companies like Cirque de Soleil, various Broadway productions, and dance performance projects all over the world. YAGP sponsors, who have recognized both the power of our educational mission as well as the potential to reach new customers and grow their businesses include:

The participation of Paris Opera Ballet School as a YAGP 2022 Scholarship Presenter was made possible by the American Friends of Paris Opera & Ballet.

YAGP offers a variety of sponsorship and advertising opportunities including:

  • Dedicated email blasts (over 7,000 email addresses)
  • Website advertisements (over a half a million hits per month)
  • Highlights on Social Media (over 150,000 facebook followers and 7,000 twitter followers)
  • Sponsor Booths at Regional Semi-Final Events (400+ participants) and Finals Week in New York City (1,000+ participants)
  • Logo/website links and displays on all printed materials (over 1 million impressions)
  • Naming opportunities for awards (prominent branding opportunity at the Awards Ceremony and subsequent press releases)
  • Model searches, prizes, giveaways, and other incentive opportunities
  • Custom sponsorship packages for your organization


For more information about sponsorship opportunities, contact Sergey Gordeev, Director of External Affairs, sergey.n.gordeev@gmail.com, +1.917.309.3957