Power Pilates is pleased to offer full scholarships to our Comprehensive Program to up to three exceptional candidates each year. The Comprehensive training is our most extensive program and covers beginner, intermediate and advanced level exercises utilizing the Pilates apparatus - Mat, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair, Barrels, Ped-o-Pull and Magic Circle® as well as understanding how to work with Special Case clients (i.e. obesity, pregnancy, back problem, neck, knee, shoulder, etc.). Interested candidates should apply online.

Applications are due by April of each year. Award recipients are announced in June and must start their program by May of the following year. For example, for 2018-19 scholarships, application are due by April 1, 2018. Award recipients will be announced in June 2018 and must begin their Comprehensive Programs by May 31, 2019.

Full scholarships cover the cost of tuition for the Comprehensive Program at the New York City location, valued at $4995 USD. Additional expenses are not covered and are the responsibility of the award recipient, including:

  • Core Mat I
  • Core Mat II
  • Prerequisite Mat and Apparatus sessions
  • Basics of Anatomy prerequisite workshop
  • Required texts: Anatomy of Movement and The Pilates Primer: Millennium Edition - Return to Life Through Contrology and Your Health
  • Required weekly Advanced Mat and apparatus sessions throughout the program
  • Travel costs


  • US resident 18+
  • Must have completed or plan to complete Core Mat I & II, 25 apparatus sessions, and all other Comprehensive program prerequisites at your own expense
  • Must be ready and able to complete the Comprehensive program at the New York City location in full within the 6-12 month time limit


  • Complete scholarship application in full before the April 1 deadline
  • Interview (phone, skype, or in-person) may be required with a Power Pilates representative
  • Enroll and start Comprehensive program in New York City by May 2019


  • Upon receiving notification of award, return signed contract to Power Pilates within 7 days along with head shot and biography for publication
  • Enroll and start Comprehensive program in New York City by May 2019
  • Complete all prerequisites for the program
  • Meet all requirements of the Comprehensive training while maintaining a professional demeanor at all times during the program and taking responsibility for your own progress
  • Complete all program requirements and test out within 12 months of starting the Comprehensive program
  • Write a summary of your program experience at the conclusion of the program