Fusion Teacher Training is no longer associated with Balanced Body, but we did want to create awareness for a program they have initiated. The Community Expansion Scholarship Program offers scholarships for students to take the Balanced Body® Comprehensive Pilates Instructor Training.

FusionPilatesEDU.com provides all awardees free access to our Online Apprentice Program.

Find this information directly at: diversityinpilates.com/scholarship

Community Expansion Scholarship Program

The goal of the Balanced Body Community Expansion Scholarship Program is to increase the diversity of the Pilates profession by training teachers who come from Black and other underrepresented communities. Balanced Body Authorized Training Centers around the country and around the world are participating in this program by providing full scholarships to qualified students.


  • To bring more Black instructors into the Pilates community, increasing the rich tapestry of experiences and perspectives in the industry
  • To support Black instructors as they develop their teaching practice
  • To bring the benefits of Pilates to the Black community by supporting teachers from the community

Authorized Training Center Scholarship Guidelines PDF (Download)

Scholarship Application PDF (Download)

Email your completed application to helene.rothman@pilates.com.

View Participating Authorized Training Centers