DANCE TO LEARN Grant Application for 2019/2020 Now Available!
DANCE TO LEARN FOR DANCE COMPANIES
The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Young Audiences and Dance New Jersey invite professional dance companies to become a part of the Dance To Learn community!
As a part of the Dance To Learn community your company will:
- learn an effective way to integrate the Core Curriculum Standards for Dance education.
- be provided with professional development and mentorship to acquire the knowledge and skills needed to identify and develop sustainable partnerships and advance high quality programming.
- be guided to create unique partnerships with school communities that foster lasting impact among dance companies, teachers, students, and families.
- be shown how to integrate a professional performance by your company as part of the curriculum.
” The training and implementation of Dance To Learn has transformed the capacity of Nimbus Dance Works. We are passionate about creative movement and are stronger because of Dance To Learn.”
–Samuel Pott, Artistic Director
Applications from professional dance companies/educators, including cultural, traditional, and contemporary dance styles from around the world, are now being accepted.
Dance New Jersey and Young Audiences, generously supported by the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, are pleased to offer grants to New Jersey dance companies, teaching artists, or certified teachers for training and implementation of the standards-based Dance to Learn (DTL) curriculum. Apply for funding to support Dance to Learn Training and/or a Dance to Learn Residency in a NJ School.
To download a sample of the DTL curriculum, click HERE.
For questions, call 609-243-9000.
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS THURSDAY, APRIL 18, 2019
Dance New Jersey is a service organization committed to advocating the excellence of dance and dance education in the state.