Application Process

Grant Application Process

The O’Donnell-Green Music and Dance Foundation announces the next annual round of a commissioning program to support collaborations between choreographers and composers, culminating in presentations of new music and dance to be presented in live performance during the upcoming calendar year. The program is open to dance companies in the tri-state region of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, who may apply for one of 12-20 grants generally ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 each (with an average amount of $15,000). The Foundation requests a preliminary one-page letter of interest, outlining the key collaborators and their backgrounds, production plans, number of dancers and musicians to be involved, and any other relevant information about the anticipated project.

Letters of interest should be emailed by Friday, September 6, 2024 to:

A select number of applicants will be invited to submit full proposals and awards will be made by December 31, 2024.