Development Grants Application

  • This application cycle is only open to applications for projects in the field of dance. We welcome dance projects which engage with new media and across disciplines.

    Please take your time in completing this form, poorly answered questions may negatively impact your chances of success.
    Please type your answers your answers directly in the box. Do not copy and paste.
    Each answer has a character limit, do not exceed the limit as it will result in part of your answer being deleted.

    Established organisations must have been in operation for more than three years and have a proven track record or successful projects with budgets exceeding R50 000.
    Established artists must have been working professionally for five years or more.
    Mid-level or emerging organisations range from newly formed to established organisations working with small budgets.
    Mid-level and emerging artists must have been working professionally for at least one year.
  • You can provide links to websites, newspaper articles in which you or your organisation are mentioned
  • Please provide links to websites, newspaper articles in which your project was mentioned
  • Please provide the town/district and province

    Please keep your answers concise and to the point.
  • Please be specific.
  • If the ACT grant will cover the whole project answer "total".
  • Please list all confirmed sponsors, donors and partners, the amounts they have pledged and their contact details.

    Please attach all supporting documents as PDF.
    See the ACT resources ( page for assistance in creating an activity plan and a budget.
    Please note that should your project be shortlisted, further documentation will be requested.
  • This should give us a clear idea of what you are planning to do when.
    Accepted file types: pdf.
  • Please submit a budget for your total project. Clearly indicate which line items the grant from ACT will be used for.
    Accepted file types: pdf.