Welcome to the home of young dancers!


The RSCDS is committed to helping young people explore the world of Scottish Country Dancing and our dedicated Youth Services Committee is here to guide the way.

With experienced teachers leading classes specifically designed for young people and RSCDS events aimed at bringing the youth together to have fun and make friends, Scottish Country Dancing has never been more exciting.


If you would like to learn more about the Youth Services Committee, provide us with feedback or ask any questions click the button below.

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Youth scholarship and funding

The RSCDS is committed to helping Young Dancers succeed and we offer many types of scholarships to get you started. 

Whether you want to attend an event, a local class, or even start your own group, the RSCDS can help and support you every step of the way.

Learn More About Youth Scholarship

Find out more about our youth scholarships


Resources for working with young people and funding opportunities for developing dance and music with young people in schools.

Uniformed organisations

The RSCDS can provide help and expertise to guiding and scouting groups around the world. 


Learn more about the Youth Services Committee, the work we accomplish, and provide us with feedback.

Youth events held around the world.

Activities and Events For Young Dancers

Youth events from around the world
Promote the RSCDS for future generations

Help promote SCD for future generations.

Become a member of the RSCDS

Young dancers

Become a young dancer

Young Dancers are regarded as those aged 35 years and under and there are many types of membership available through your local Branch or Group.

We invite you to become part of of the RSCDS Young Dancers and enjoy all that Scottish Country Dancing has to offer in your local community and around the world!

Join the RSCDS Young Dancers

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Sign up to:

  • Keep up to date with RSCDS events 
  • Join a worldwide community of Scottish country dance and music

Join an RSCDS Branch & receive member benefits

There are 159 RSCDS Branches and over 300 Affiliated Groups in more than 50 countries around the world, located on all continents (except Antarctica).

They organise and run classes, dances and other social events in their own areas and are committed to helping develop Scottish Dance and Music for future generations.

We encourage you to try Scottish Country Dancing for yourself to see just how much fun it can be, so please come along and learn how to 'Dance Scottish'. 

Wherever you are in the world there is most likely Scottish Country Dancing.

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