Dance Masters

of New England

Chapter 5  is  Alive!

Benefits of Membership

Our local New England Chapter holds many events during the year for member teachers and their students including workshops, conventions, scholarship auditions, performing arts competitions and more!

More than $100,000.00 in cash scholarships is awarded annually through the local and national organizations. By joining the local chapter, members automatically become a member of Dance Masters of America National Organization.


  • Teachers Training School - Continuing education for new and experienced teachers.
  • S.H.I.P. - Student Honors Intensive Program - a week long program for the serious dance student.
  • Ballet Intensive Program - a 4 day program for students with a passion for ballet.
  • National Convention - a week long event filled with innovative study in many dance genres.
  • Examination Review - free classes to review the DMA manuals as a refresher or to prepare for exams.
  • Chapter sponsored conventions and workshops.


  • List your name and studio on the national DMA website and link your studio website.
  • Use DMA in your print ads and on your own website.


  • Scholarship auditions at the chapter and national level.
  • Scholarships awarded annually to TTS, SHIP and Ballet Intensive.
  • Regional Title Holders receive a scholarship to the National Convention.


  • DMA members receive discounts from BMI, ASCAP, SESAC.


  • Be a part of the DMA family. DMA is truly a fraternal organization. We are all teaching the same types of children with the same types of parents, encountering the same types of problems! It helps to discuss issues with members who are in the same boat!

Chapter Incentives

  • N.E. Chapter 5 awards hundreds of dollars in student scholarships annually.