MA CONTEMPORARY DANCE PERFORMANCE – University of Limerick, Ireland


University of Limerick, Ireland
Deadline for Non-EU Scholarship: Friday 24th FEB 2017
Deadline for General Scholarship: Friday 26th MAY 2017

Scholarships are available for the MA Contemporary Dance Performance at the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, University of Limerick. Established in 1999, the MA Contemporary Dance Performance is a one-year full-time programme. It offers advanced tuition in contemporary/post-modern dance techniques in the form of daily class and intensive workshops. It provides students with the opportunity to work on a range of performance and dance-film projects with internationally renowned guest choreographers and tutors. Students are introduced to a range of theoretical approaches to support them to clarify, through writing, themes that emerge from of their studio-based practice/research. In addition, they have the opportunity to participate in the Light Moves Festival of Screendance, a collaboration between the University of Limerick and Dance Limerick.
For detailed information on the programme see:

General Stepping Stones Scholarships
These scholarships are open to all applicants to taught MA programmes at the Academy. There are three €1,000 general scholarships available.
Priority will be given to:
applicants experiencing demonstrable financial challenges
applicants with projects that resonate with the spirit of the Stepping Stones initiative: equality of arts practices, an interdisciplinary vision, and desire to build bridges between arts practice
applicants for programmes with a higher number of available places
The closing date for General Stepping Stones Scholarships is 4pm, Friday 26th May.