Toledo Ballet’s Adaptive Dance Program is designed to meet the specific needs of children and young adults with Down Syndrome and allow them to experience the joy of dance. Thanks to a generous grant from the Gretchen Gotthart Skeldon Foundation of the Toledo Community Foundation, Toledo Ballet can offer scholarships to Adaptive Dance students who meet the financial criteria for award. Please click to donate if you would like to Sponsor a Special Dancer.
Vogt / Cernonok Male Scholarship
This fund celebrates the dynamic partnership of Marie Vogt and longtime associate Velta Cernonok by issuing scholarships to males to study classical ballet.
The following Toledo Ballet Scholarships are housed with the Toledo Community Foundation.
Honor the memory of a Toledo Ballet dancer who lost her battle with leukemia. This scholarship is awarded by the Executive Director and School / Artistic Directors and is the only scholarship that is not limited to the study of classical ballet as Becca adored all forms of dance. The Becca Brookover Memorial Scholarship Fund is housed with the Toledo Community Foundation.
Please check “Gift is in support of an Existing Fund” and type Brookover Scholarship in the box.
Honor the memory of longtime Toledo Ballet supporter Beverly Girkins by donating to this fund which supports classical ballet students, Levels 4 and up. The Beverly Girkins Memorial Scholarship is housed with the Toledo Community Foundation.
Please check “Gift is in support of an Existing Fund” and type Girkins Memorial Scholarship in the box.
Created to honor Toledo Ballet Founder and Artistic Director Emerita, Marie Bollinger Vogt, this Scholarship Fund ensures that Toledo Ballet will always be able to offer financial scholarships to deserving students. The Marie Vogt Endowed Scholarship Fund is housed with the Toledo Community Foundation.
Please check “Gift is in support of an Existing Fund” and type Marie Vogt Endowed Scholarship in the box.