2021 Virtual Dance Competition

 This year’s online virtual dance contest will be open to contestants throughout the Americas, offering more than $8,000 in prize money!  Application form is now closed.


We’ll announce the winners on OCT 16, 2021, with an ONLINE powwow viewing.

Categories and prizes listed below.
 

GOLDEN AGE 

 

Northern Men

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

Northern Women

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

 

Southern Men

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

Southern Women

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

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MEN'S

 

Traditional

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

Straight

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

Prairie Chicken

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

 

Fancy

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

Grass

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

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WOMEN'S

Cloth

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

Fancy Shawl

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

Buckskin

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

 

Jingle

1st - $300

2nd - $200

3rd - $100

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YOUTH

 

Boys

1st - $100

2nd - $75

3rd - $50

 

Girls

1st - $100

2nd - $75

3rd - $50

TINY TOTS

 

First 50 Accepted Entries

$10 each

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2021 Dance Competition Rules

Dance Contestants...

  • may submit to ONE category between July 1st and September 15, 2021 11:59 PM (CST)

  • must collectively apply to the age group of the category they choose, detailed as followed:

    • Golden Age: 55+​

    • Adult (Men & Women): 18-55

    • Youth: 7-17

    • Tiny Tots: 6 & Under

  • will receive a confirmation email that their application has been received

  • will allow the SS Powwow to upload their video to the powwow’s YouTube channel

  • will have their video listed on sspowwow.com/dancers

  • will find out who wins each category as part of our ONLINE event on October 16, 2021

Dance Videos...

  • must be recorded outdoors on open ground

  • should feature the contestants in full regalia, reflecting the selected category

  • must be filmed in a wide, "landscape" video mode and not in the vertical "portrait" mode

  • must be uploaded as part of the contestants’ submission
     

 

2021 Dance Competition Songs

Each contestant must download the appropriate song assigned to their chosen category* for use in their dance & submitted video.

* Tiny Tot dance contestants may dance to any song they have available

Songs By The Ottertrail Singers

Songs By Young Buffalo Horse

 

2021 Dancer Application Form

Now Closed

 

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