Jackpot Information

Overall Top Teacher Prize Money

  1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th Totals
Prize Money+ bonus! $6,000 $4,000 $2,000 $1,000 $750 $500 $14250
Min. Entries Req. 200 150 125 100 75 75  
Top Female Teacher $1500 $1000 $500       $3000

To qualify for Overall Top teacher, a teacher must submit a minimum number as shown below. Top Teacher points follow the World Dancesport Series rules except no bonus points will be given.

Visit www.dancesportseries.com for complete details. All entries must be danced to count towards Top Teacher. All uncontested and discounted (i.e. Junior, etc.) entries will be full points.

Amateur couple entries (coached by teachers) in multi dance competitions DO NOT count towards Top Teacher awards.

Top Teachers Per Style + Top

Vegas Open recognizes that many Teachers compete with their students in only one style, therefore some years ago we decided to implement "Top Teacher per Style" Awards. Minimum entry requirement is 40 in each of the 5 styles. If minimum is not met, a beautiful crystal award witll still be presented.

  Smooth Standard Rhythm Latin Niteclub Total Purse
Top Overall per Style Male $500 $500 $500 $500 $500 $2500
Top Overall per Style Female $500 $500 $500 $500 $500 $2500
Top Grand Slam Teacher Male 1000 800 600 400 200 100
Top Grand Slam Teacher Female 1000 800 600 400 200 100

Pro-Am Scholarships

All closed divisions will be invigilated using the current NDCA list of elements and restrictions. Penalties may be given without warning for any syllabus infractions!

  1st 2nd 3rd Total Purse 4th 5th 6th
Open A, B, C, Senior, & Open 9/10 Dance Scholarships $400 $250 $100 $15000 50 Voucher 25 Voucher 15 Voucher
All Closed, all MIB, and Closed 9/10 Dance Scholarships $200 $150 $100 $9000 35 Voucher 25 Voucher 15 Voucher

Professional Prize Money

Pro Schedule as follows: All Rising Stars Friday Eve. Cabaret Friday Eve. Open Rhythm, Smooth, Latin & Ballroom Saturday Eve.

  1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th Total Purse
Open Professional $1,500 $1,000 $600 $400 $200 $100 $15200
Rising Star $600 $400 $200 $100 $75 $50 $4500
Cabaret $600 $400 $200 $100 $75 $50 $1425

Amateur Open Scholarships

All Amateur Scholarships Saturday Evening. Prize $ given in Smooth, Rhythm, Latin, and Ballroom.

  Prize $ Total Purse
1st Place $300 $1200
2nd Place $200 $800
3rd Place $100 $300