2018 Application


There are TWO parts to the 2018 USA IBC Competitor Application (PLEASE NOTE: To speed up the application process, complete Part I: Online Application Form as soon as possible to access requisite music for Part II: Video Application.)

Part I: Competitor Online ApplicationAVAILABLE OCTOBER 2, 2017

  • Online Application Form
  • DEADLINE: January 8, 2018
  • $100 fee per applicant – Dancers applying as part of a couple comprised of two competing partners must submit two individual applications – one for the male applicant and one for the female applicant. Please make sure to reference your partner’s name in the PARTNER INFORMATION section of the application.
  • Copy of passport (if not a United States citizen). Passport should be valid for at least six months after you return home, and needs to have two or more blank pages.
  • One color portrait headshot. Photos must be no smaller than 5”x7” (13 x 18cm)
  • Electronically signed release form and applicant agreement
  • Non-Competing Partner Application, $100 non-competing partner application fee, passport and headshot (if applicable).


  • DEADLINE: February 5, 2018
  • Submit Online Application, Part I
  • You will receive a confirmation email when the Competitor Online Application, Part I is submitted.
    • Confirmation email will include:
      • Password to access the Requisite Music for Round I Classical Repertoire. (You must use this music when filming your video application).
      • Video Application Instructions.
      • Video Requirements (review requirements before filming your video to ensure that your initial video submission will be accepted for review).
        • Video Upload Instructions.
        • A “Dropbox File Request” link to upload video application.
  • Once video application is ready to submit, upload your video application using the Dropbox link in the email confirmation.
  • Lost your Video Upload email? Email Elizabeth VanDeburgh at evan@usaibc.com to request a new Dropbox Link for video upload.

Non-Competing Partner ApplicationAVAILABLE OCTOBER 2, 2017

  • Deadline: January 8, 2018
  • Non-competing partners are required to submit the non-competing partner application as part of Competitor Application: Part I, a copy of his or her passport, $100 NCP fee, and color headshot.
  • There is no age requirement for non-competing partners.

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