Are you an artist based in South East England whose work engages with a choreographic practice?

Would a cash bursary help you achieve your goals?
We are delighted to again be awarding The Flourish Bursary in 2018. This year it is supported by Chalk Cliff Trust and is open to artists across the South East of England.
The bursary is a cash award up to £500 to support continuing development, open to professional artists, early career to experienced, based in the South East of England area working in the dance sector.

We are interested in artists who seek to push boundaries within dance and choreography; artists who want to risk, explore, delve and discover. You can apply for anything that you think will enhance your career; you may wish to develop your practice, evolve how you run your business or research new ideas.

Deadline: 2pm, Friday 19 October

How it works 

You are invited to apply for any amount between £100 and £500 to support your Professional Development. This might include: mentoring, workshops, travel, conferences, studio time. We are open to new ideas, so please apply with activities that are bespoke to your practice.

The bursary is open to professional artists working in dance at any stage of their career.  Applicants need to work within the dance sector, this may be a choreographer, performer, director, producer, composer, lighting designer etc.
To qualify you must be based within the South East of England. Check the regions we are including by looking at this map from the Arts Council of England.


You can apply by video or written application, please download and read our guidelines.

Questions? Contact janine.fletcher@southeastdance.org.uk or call 01273 696844.

We encourage applications from artists who identify as disabled and/or are from a BAME background.

The Flourish Bursary is supported by Chalk Cliff Trust


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