Mertz Gilmore Dance Research Grants are for dance artists, dance collectives, or dance nonprofits at any stage of their career. This new grant opportunity supports the research and development of a new dance work. Awards in this category will be $7,500 per artist.
Who is eligible for the Dance Research Grants? Applicants must be at least 18 years old and a Staten Island resident. Applicants who are looking to develop new work.
At this virtual information session, you will learn more about the opportunity and how to apply.
Funds will support the research and development of a new dance work and cannot be used towards the presentation costs of any formal presentation of this work. Awardees will receive $7,500 to support the research and development of a new dance work. A budget will not be required to apply.
This grant is funded with generous support from the Mertz Gilmore Foundation.