Mini Grants

AliceHalterEstablished in 2014, the Friends of Dance Mini Grants support dance majors or minors doing research in movement, somatics, dance writing, dance therapy, or health sciences. These grants specifically support short-term workshops, conferences and intensives.

Past Recipients:

2019: Patsy Collins - Visceral Dance Center in Chicago; Laura Briggs, Maria McNiece, Clara Ofotokun, Elise Stumpf - David Dorfman Winter Intensive in New York City; Willis Hao - Broadway Dance Center Winter Intensive in New York City; Fred Thompson - Paul Taylor Dance Company Winter Intensive in New York City

2018: Patsy Collins - American Dance Festival Winter Intensive in New York City; Katie Messina - BDF/Gibney Intensive in New York City

2017: Jessica Bertram - American Dance Festival Winter Intensive in New York City; Alice Halter - American Dance Festival Winter Intensive and BDF/Gibney Intensive in New York City

2015: Natalie Eggert - Antioch College Dance/Movement Therapy Intensive