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VIBRA 2019 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

 

The application for Vibra 2019 Scholarship Program is open from 25th April to 25th May 2019. 

 

Vibra 2019 is opening a scholarship program for young choreographers and professional dancers in the field of contemporary dance. The scholarships are offered for contemporary dance training program and two research projects as well as participation in theory lectures.
The Vibra Scholarship Program is a six-days training and research program taking place from 26th to 31th August 2019 in Ljubljana within Vibra workshops & festival. 

 

There are three scholarship programs available:
 
1. CHOREOGRAPHIC LAB - mentor: Lali Ayguadé
Choreographic reserach program  (30 hours)
10-12 scholarships will be awarded for this program * 
 
2.  TRAINING PROGRAM:
Contemporary dance training program (27 hours)
4 scholarships will be awarded for this program *.

 

3. PERFORMANCE RESEARCH & COACHING - mentor: Magdalena Reiter
Choreographic reserach program  (30 hours)
1 scholarship  will be awarded for this program 
 
Besides the practical workshops of the scholarship program, lectures are an integral part of the Scholarship Program.  Lectures (total of 9 hours) will be held by Nikolina Pristaš and Andreja Kopač PhD.
The scholarships (Choreographic lab, Training program, Performance research & coaching) are mutually exclusive - one participant can apply to only one Scholarship Program.
The chosen participants will be able to attend free of charge workshops for which they will be awarded scholarships. Participation in the entire program will be mandatory (granted workshops or research programs and dramaturgy lectures) as well as in the Open showing of Vibra 2019. 
The scholarship covers solely the costs of participation in the workshops or research programs. The chosen participants will have to be able to provide costs of their accommodation, travel and any additional expenses connected to their participation in the program (food, medical insurance, ect). 

 

* There are priority scholarships reserved for dancers based in Slovenia: 5 scholarships for Choreographic lab and 2 scholarships for Training program.

 

APPLICATION INFORMATION

The application for Vibra 2019 Scholarship Program is open from 25th April to 25th May 2019.

 

Who is eligible for scholarship?
Dancers and choreographers with strong contemporary dance training background and decidedly professional ambitions. The age limits are:
 - Choreographic lab: choreographers and dancers between 20 and 35 years of age
- Training program: dancers between 19 and 30 years of age
 - Performance research & coaching: the leading choreographer has to be between 20 and 35 years of age.
A good knowledge of English is mandatory, as the working language of the program is English. The scholarship application form and Scholarship Contract are available only in English.
 
How to apply?
We only accept applications through our online APPLICATION FORM.
The deadline is 25th May 2019. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.
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What are additional terms and conditions of the scholarship?
The Scholarship Contract will be signed between the grantee and the organizer.
You can learn more about Vibra's Terms and conditions here

 

Applicants shall be informed about the outcome of the selection process by 25th June 2019 via email latest.  
 
Dancers who are not granted or eligible for scholarships are still welcome to take part in Vibra. Early bird registrations for the workshops and lectures as well as performances will open at the beginning of June 2019.
 
Assistance
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