Thank You to Our Supporters

The New Zealand School of Dance is grateful to the organisations and individuals that support the School.

We thank our funders, individual supporters and sponsors for helping our students access world-class dance training in New Zealand. We would particularly like to acknowledge the Tertiary Education Commission for providing our essential core funding. Thank you to everyone who has supported us in the past year.

Tertiary Education Commission
The Ballet Foundation
Christchurch Dance Education Bursary Trust
The Australian High Commission
DANZ (Dance Aotearoa New Zealand)
The Dorothy Daniels Dance Foundation
Embassy of the United States of America
The Four Winds Foundation
The Lion Foundation
The Lottery Grants Board
The Pelorus Trust
The Performing Arts Foundation of Wellington
Pub Charity
Wellesley Studios
Wellington City Council
Wellington Community Trust
The Willscott Endowment Fund (administered by the Nikau Foundation)   



MEA Design
Valley Print
NW Group
Sharp NZ
Neil Pardington Design
Format Print
Stephen A’Court Photographer

Providers of NZSD Scholarships

The Ballet Foundation of New Zealand Scholarship
Janet Berney Memorial Dance Scholarship
David Carson-Parker & Jeremy Commons Scholarship
Stephen & Beverley George Scholarship
Katrina Todd Scholarships (classical & contemporary)
Barbara Webster Memorial Ballet Scholarship

Providers of External Scholarships

Christchurch Dance Education Bursary Trust
Hawkes Bay Ballet and Dance Inc

Paul & Sheryl Baines
Dr Russell & Ms Phillipa Ballard
Adrienne Bushell
Fenella Dobson
Dorothy Duval
The Emery Family
Margaret Fairhead
Ann Judson Farr MNZM
E. Prof Les Holborow
Denis & Jane Kirkcaldie
Janet Lowe
Sue Paterson
Penelope Ryder-Lewis
Alex Sutherland
Katrina Todd
Melanie Young (City Osteopaths)
Dr Barry Pearson


Ambassadors of the Supporters Programme
Darcey Bussell CBE, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa ONZ DBE AC, Sir Jon Trimmer KNZM MBE, and Danyon Loader ONZM.

For more information about supporting the School please email Development Officer Elizabeth Isaacs or phone 04 381 9224

The NZSD is a registered charity (number CC24138) and member of the Fundraising Institute of New Zealand. Donations are tax deductible.