This ADA members’ program will fund only instructional fees, travel/accommodations, and material costs up to a maximum of $700.00. Open to members of the Alberta Dance Alliance, the Community Workshop Grant subsidizes workshops that members produce for their dance community. Open to all disciplines in technique, professional development, and healthy dancer education. Not sure if your workshop is eligible? Contact our office.


Application Downloads

Step 1 (Download and fill in. Submit before your workshop, by the quarterly deadlines listed below)

ADA Logo Package (put our logo on all your marketing materials)

Step 2 (Download and fill in. Submit after your workshop has completed)

For the fillable application PDFs, use Adobe Reader only


Application Deadlines

for Spring Workshops (Apr-Jun): February 15

for Summer Workshops (Jul-Aug): May 15

for Fall Workshops (Sep-Dec): July 15

for Winter Workshop (Jan-Mar): November 15


Application Guidelines

If you do not submit all of the required information, your application will not be considered. Contact the ADA office if you have any questions about the grant application.

Due to limited funds available under this program, financial assistance will be granted on a discretionary basis using the following guidelines:


  • An ADA Membership is required.
    • Individuals applying on their own and not on behalf of, or in partnership with, an organization must be an Individual member with the ADA.
    • If you are applying on behalf of an organization, that organization must be an Organization member with the ADA.
    • Before you begin working on your application please register as a member.
  • Availability of program funds.
  • An indication of community support for the workshop.
  • Projected impact of the workshop.
  • Demonstrated ability of the applicant to successfully deliver the workshop.
  • An indication of financial need.
  • Demonstrated need of specialized skill development in dance or affiliated practices.