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National Dance Project (Award)
Last Update 1/20/2016 5:03:00 PM

Address 145 Tremont Street, 7th Floor
Boston,MA 02111
Phone Number (617)951-0010
Fax Number (617)951-0016
TTY Number (617)951-0010
Email [email protected]
Website http://www.nefa.org
Executive Director Ms. Cathy Edwards
Founding Year 1975
Incorporating Year 1976
Mission Statement We creatively support the movement of people, ideas, and resources in the arts within New England and beyond, make vital connections between artists and audiences, and build the strength, knowledge, and leadership of the region's creative sector.

Program Name National Dance Project
Program Contact
Program Phone (617) 951-0010 x521
Program Email [email protected]
Year Program Founded 1996
Description of Program NEFA’s National Dance Project (NDP) was launched in 1996 to encourage the creation of new work in dance that would be shared with audiences in communities throughout the United States. Through grantmaking and other activity, the program supports dance in ways that enhance partnerships between artists & presenters with the equally important goals of engaging and expanding audiences for dance.
Conditions/Public Service Requirements
Award Website http://www.nefa.org/grants_services/national_dance_project

Where does the program take place?
Does this program primarily support the creation of new work? No
Support or Services Provided as part of the Program
    Description of Support or Services NDP is designed to be a dynamic system of support for the field. Extending beyond core grantmaking (Production Grants, Touring Awards, and Presentation Grants) for creation and touring, the program also works through various initiatives to nurture a vibrant ecology for dance. Currently these include emphases on international exchange, regional development of dance artists, and the work of contemporary art centers with a focus on performing arts and collaborations across disciplines.
    Amount Awarded by this Program (if an award) 40000.00

    Related Arts
    Residency Programs Open to Applicants Living in Any US State, Territory, or Indian Nation
    Gender No Requirement
    Age 18 and older
    Can Previous Awardees Re-apply? Yes W/ Restrictions
    • No Requirement
    Career Point
    • Mid-Career or Established
    Special Population
    • No Requirement
    Other Restrictions Only one Application/Nomination per choreographer, artist or company will be accepted. Project must be fully developed and available for touring; involve artists of regional or national significance; enhance the range of NDP-funded projects in scale, potential for geographic reach, and/or representation of diverse artistic styles; and have a minimum of three presenters from at least two states committed to the tour.

    Total Number of Applicants (annually) 0
    Total Number of Recipients (annually) 0
    Total Number of Awards (annually) 0
    Total Amount Awarded by this Program (annually) $0

    Procedure Application only through 501(c)(3) fiscal sponsor/conduit
    Contact Requirements See web site for guidelines and application.
    Material/Process Submit Nomination/Application form. Choreographers, dance artists, or dance companies may self-nominate. NOTE: deadlines vary by program.
    Application Fee $0

    Exact Deadline
    Approximate Deadline March
    Rolling Deadline No
    Ideal Contact Month for New Application and Guidelines

    Selection Process/Criteria
    Notification Process Applicants and nominators are notified by November.

    Are awardees required to submit a Final Report? False
    Awardee's Public Service Requirement?