Dance Artist Development Award

Dance Artist Development Award
Applications Open: November 20
Deadline: December 20 at midnight CT
Frequently Asked Questions

ARCOS offers the Dance Artist Development Award (DADA) in recognition of the critical need for financial support to enable independent artists working at the professional level to expand their creative horizons. The award is intended to give dance artists in Austin the opportunity to take a risk by exploring methods beyond their established practices. Complete the application and hit the submit button to apply for the Dance Artist Development Award. It is recommended to save your application responses offline to avoid losing material in the event of a disruption in service or error in the browser. Please refer to the FAQ page for information about the award, including eligibility requirements, and tips for making your application as strong as possible. If you have further questions, contact us via email with “DADA application” in the subject line.


This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division
of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.