Grants for Dance Companies – Where to apply?

There are lots of dance companies all over the United States that have mission to made the art of dancing close to the people through dance performance. In addition to those artistic missions, there are dance companies that have programs for the enhancement of their group, educating others and so on. To continue these programs and projects, there are grants for dance companies in which the money can be used to support the projects.

The Rudolf Nureyev® Dance Foundation Grants

The Rudolf Nureyev Dance Foundation is a non-profit organization that is based in Chicago. The foundation is providing grants to all U.S. dance companies specializing for ballet as well as modern dance. The grant can be used for dance performances, funding of dance schools as well as giving scholarships. In addition to that, the funds can also be used in creating new choreography and the re-staging of the Rudolf Nureyev dance creations and finally, giving support to the establishment of collection and archives of dances that will be preserved. Interested applicants must submit a grant proposal before July 31. It is advisable to follow the mission of the Rudolf Nureyev Dance Foundation when writing the proposal. The grant is open yearly. The application form can be filled up online. Other materials for the application must be submitted through mail. Go directly to this website to view the full details of the grant such as the eligibility, requirements and the process:

308 W. Erie St.,
Suite 700,
Chicago, IL 60610

For any questions, inquiries and comments, contact the foundation or Linda Pilkinton through the phone at (312) 649 – 0700 or through her email at

The Brandywiners

‘The Brandywiners’ is an organization engaging in arts that stages quality, excellent and professional musical theatre and productions that occurs every summer. The company will make use of the money that is raised from these performances and concerts in order to provide the necessary funding for the grants that will be awarded to non-profit educational as well as cultural organizations based in the Brandywine Valley. The grants awarded by the company is used for paying the performances as well as special events of recipient and not for administrative costs like salaries. These things are not funded by the company. Contact the company by calling them at (302) 478 – 3355. Visit their website at

The Brandywiners, Ltd.
P.O. Box 248
Montchanin, DE 19710

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