Bellwether International Rising Star - Dance

Bellwether International schools in association with Shankar Mahadevan academy is hosting – Bellwether Rising Stars: An online singing & dance contest at a national level!


Contest Highlights

Who is eligible to participate? 

Those between the ages of 4-12 years as well as moms between the age group of 25-50 years can participate. Last day of registration is 18th June 2021. There are NO registration fees and you can participate in ANY Indian language song of your choice. 

Important dates 

Online video submission by June 18th

Results for semi finalist round will be announced by June 28th 

Semi Finals (Dance): 

4-8 years – July 2nd 2021 

9-12 years- July 2nd  2021 

Moms (25-50 years) – July 2nd 2021 

Grand Finale (Dance): 

All age groups including moms – July 9th  2021 


What is in it for me? 

Winners will get- 

  • Cash prizes upto Rs.10,000 
  • Certificate & Memento by Bellwether International 
  • Scholarships for Bellwether Schools upto 40% 

Even as a participant you are eligible for scholarship opportunities as well as a certificate of participation. 


  1. Signup for FREE using the "Enrol Now" button. Please select your categories before enrolling. 
  2. For preliminary round – upload maximum 3 minutes long 
    • Video should clearly show the participant dancing
    • Video should be in landscape orientation
    • Audio should be audible and clear without any background noise
    • Entries will be disqualified if they do not adhere to the rules, no exceptions
    • If uploading via YouTube, Vimeo or Google Drive - please ensure that it all access is given for viewing the video
  3. Here is a handy link to help you submit your video for the contest once you are ready. 

Terms & Conditions

  1. This contest is open to children of the age group 4-12 years and moms in the age group of 25-50 years. 
  2. You may submit only one dance video per registration.
  3. The maximum duration of the dance should not exceed 3 minutes.
  4. Songs for the dances in any Indian language are allowed. 
  5. Video files uploaded via YouTube and Vimeo only are allowed. You will need to submit the link of your video in the once you have completed enrolment. 
  6. You can upload only a single dance video  for feedback. Please ensure that you upload the correct file. No requests for changing the file that you submit initially will be entertained.
  7. Multiple songs will not be considered and you will get feedback for one dance only. 
  8. Any complaints related to the feedback will be addressed according to the discretion of the Academy. 
  9. The decision of the Academy judges will be final


About Bellwether International Schools 

Bellwether International Schools is a chain of CBSE/IGCSE schools promoted by Mumbai-based Goenka group, driven by a team of professionals with over 40 years of experience in the field of education in India as well as overseas. The aim is to provide high quality, holistic education to students- pan India with a high focus on IQ (Intellectual quotient), EQ (Emotional Quotient) and SQ (Spiritual Quotient). 

Bellwether International Schools are currently operational  in Nanded & Erandol (Maharashtra),  and Katni & Mandla (Madhya Pradesh). In 2022, Bellwether schools will expand to Indore, Morena, Jabalpur, Pune,  Yavatmal, Mangalwedha, Barshi, Amalner & Dahod. 

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