Project support Dans i Västerbotten

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Project support Dans i Västerbotten

Project support can be granted for time-limited dance projects that are carried out in the county and can be applied for twice a year. An overarching aim is to contribute to increased development, accessibility, and participation in dance for the residents and practitioners of the county.

Do you have a project idea that you want to realize, or do you need co-financing in a dance production project? Then you are welcome to apply for project support from Dans i Västerbotten.

Criteria for applying for funding

  • You/your team are professional dance artists.
  • You or at least one person in your team resides in Västerbotten.
  • You/your team carry out all or part of the production or project in Västerbotten.
  • Project support can also be applied for by newly started groups, temporary constellations and actors with less extensive operations.

Types of projects that can be granted support

Project support can be granted for time-limited dance projects carried out in Västerbotten, such as:

  • Artistic production and/or event/activity.
  • Projects aimed at developing, for example, new methods, processes, networks, technology or development of interaction and audience work as well as spreading knowledge.

Professional dance artists have the opportunity to apply for financial support and/or other co-financing from Dans i Västerbotten for a project or a dance production. (This applies to dance production, pre-project planning and idea development, etc.)

How much can I apply for?

You can apply for project support of 10 000 SEK and up to 40 000 SEK.

How decisions on approval or rejection or are communicated

Decisions are communicated via email to the contact person for the application and granted projects may be published on Norrlandsoperan’s website.

If support is granted

All those who are granted support must clearly state in their communication materials that the project is supported by Dans i Västerbotten/Norrlandsoperan. (Print With support from Dans i Västerbotten/Norrlandsoperan.)

Call for project support 2024

You apply by filling out the form below, any attachments are supplemented via email.

The deadline for project support applications for 2024 is March 31st and August 31st.


+46 70-399 24 55

Mailing address:
Dans i Västerbotten
Norrlandsoperan AB
Box 360
901 08 Umeå

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