The UNDRGRND Artist Grant invests in the creative endeavours of Melbourne based dance and choreographic artists. This is a one off support that will go towards a project in development or help launch a concept or event. UNDRGRND is committed to bringing life into the Melbourne dance community with fresh ideas of emerging and established choreographers.


We would like to thank Energetiks for their contribution to this grant and for their continuous support of the Melbourne dance community

Funding available:

Upon approved application, a $2000 grant will be assigned to 1 artist or company. This grant must be used to fund a dance related project or event in Melbourne or its surrounds.

Who can apply

  • Artists applying for this grant must be a past contributor of UNDRGRND, either as a performer or choreographer.

  • Artists must show interest in expanding the Melbourne dance community.


Key dates

Applications open: 25th April 2018

Applications closes:  22 May 2018 (5pm)

For projects commencing after 1 July 2018.