February 1st deadline to apply for the Grants to Dance Professionals
excerpt below from the Canada Council for the Arts site http://canadacouncil.ca/council/grants/find-a-grant/grants/grants-to-dance-professionals
This program provides grants to individual Canadian dance professionals to pursue projects involving professional development, research, apprenticeship, mentorship or sabbaticals.
Professionals working in all dance forms, genres and specializations are eligible to apply. This program supports practitioners of both contemporary and traditional dance forms rooted in many cultures.
If this date falls on a weekend or statutory holiday, the deadline moves to the next business day.
Professional development projects, Research projects or Sabbatical projects
The maximum available for these activities is $20,000.
Apprenticeship or mentorship projects
The maximum available for these activities is $10,000.
for more info and eligibility to apply visit here http://canadacouncil.ca/council/grants/find-a-grant/grants/grants-to-dance-professionals