The GCA offers financial help to those who need it to be able to attend.  If you are interested in finding out more please fill out the form below.

IMPORTANT: Applicants are encouraged, but not required to include letters of recommendation. Experienced Callers should include at least two letters of recommendation. These may be from your fellow dancers, experienced callers, officers of your local club, or anyone else who is involved in square dancing.

Letters of recommendation may be sent to


Name *
Address *
Main Contact Phone
Main Contact Phone
Other Phone
Other Phone
Is your Home Club an IAGSDC Club or Affiliate? *
Have you already been awarded any amount of financial assistance to attend this school (from your club or any other source)?
Is your attendance at the upcoming GCA Caller School contingent on receiving this award?
Type of scholarship requested
Essay Questions
Please answer these essay questions in 250 words or less. Do NOT include any personal financial data.
What is your philosophy of square dancing? Why are you in it? What do you hope to get out of it? What interests you about calling? What do you hope to contribute as a caller?
If you have previously received any amount of scholarship assistance from the GCA, please describe in detail how you have been able to apply what you learned.
Which CALLERLAB dance programs do you call regularly?
Are you currently teaching a class? *